We lend power to the things we fear by the inexorable law that like attracts like.
Other Orison Swett Marden quotes:
Our trials, our sorrows, and our grieves develop us.
The influential man is the successful man, whether he be rich or poor.
The golden rule for every business man is this: 'Put yourself in your customer's place.'
Men who have done great things, made stepping stones of their failures. The disgrace is not in falling, but in not rising every time you fall.
When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, this is happiness, this is success.
We cannot rise higher than our thought of ourselves.
There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or his self-confidence. He is still a king.
Your expectations opens or closes the doors of your supply, If you expect grand things, and work honestly for them, they will come to you, your supply will correspond with your expectation.
Nature hates all botched and half-finished work, and will pronounce her curse upon it.
Discouragement, fear, doubt, lack of self-confidence, are the germs which have killed the prosperity and happiness of tens of thousands of people.