Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a live one to swim upstream. Eliminate something superfluous from your life. Break a habit. Do something that makes you feel insecure. Carry out an action with complete attention and intensity as if it were your last Once you make the fundamental choice to be the predominant creative force in your life, any approach you choose to take for your own growth and development can work, and you are especially attracted to those approaches which will work particularly well for you. Better get a stiff neck from aiming too high than a hunch from aiming too low. The first two letters of the word goal spell go. The grass is not, in fact, always greener on the other side of the fence. No, not at all. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be. We can try to avoid making choices by doing nothing, but even that is a decision. If you are not afraid to face the music, you may someday lead the band.

Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits. The wisest men follow their own direction. Only a mediocre person is always at his best. The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators. How was Einstein able to conceive the Theory of Relativity? He said the one crucial thing that helped him was his ability to visualise: what would it be like to be riding on the end of a light beam? Eliminate something superfluous from your life. Break a habit. Do something that makes you feel insecure. Carry out an action with complete attention and intensity as if it were your last All who seek the roots of life dig in solitude for them. The Universe Law is impartial. It will give you anything you believe. It will throw you garbage or roses depending on the energy you put in. You are the one in charge, and you must accept that and stand alone. If you think God is coming down to fix things for you, forget it. God is out playing golf

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however. You cannot cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Do not let yourself indulge in vain wishes. Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think. Nothing is so exhausting as indecision, and nothing is so futile. In times of stress, be bold and valiant. The way to be safe is never to be secure.