Brian Tracy Quotes

You can make excuses or you can make progress. You choose.
“You can make excuses or you can make progress. You choose.”
Effective performance is preceded by painstaking preparation.
“Effective performance is preceded by painstaking preparation.”
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are asking, what's in it for me?
“Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are asking, what's in it for me?”
The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.
“The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.”
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.”
Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event.
“Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event.”
If you wish to achieve worthwhile things in your personal and career life, you must become a worthwhile person in your own self-development.
“If you wish to achieve worthwhile things in your personal and career life, you must become a worthwhile person in your own self-development.”
Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday.
“Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday.”
Everything you do is triggered by an emotion of either desire or fear.
“Everything you do is triggered by an emotion of either desire or fear.”
Whatever we expect with confidence becomes our own self-fulfilling prophecy.
“Whatever we expect with confidence becomes our own self-fulfilling prophecy.”
Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.
“Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.”
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
“An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.”
Whatever you believe with feeling becomes your reality.
“Whatever you believe with feeling becomes your reality.”
Always choose the future over the past.
“Always choose the future over the past.”
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
“Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.”
Every minute you spend in planning saves 10 minutes in execution; this gives you a 1,000 percent return on energy!
“Every minute you spend in planning saves 10 minutes in execution; this gives you a 1,000 percent return on energy!”
Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.
“Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.”
If what you are doing is not moving you towards your goals, then it's moving you away from your goals.
“If what you are doing is not moving you towards your goals, then it's moving you away from your goals.”
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
“Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.”
Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.
“Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.”
Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.
“Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.”
Leaders think and talk about the solutions. Followers think and talk about the problems.
“Leaders think and talk about the solutions. Followers think and talk about the problems.”
A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of confidence and personal power.
“A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of confidence and personal power.”
Imagine no limitations; decide what's right and desirable before you decide what's possible.
“Imagine no limitations; decide what's right and desirable before you decide what's possible.”
Successful people are simply those with successful habits.
“Successful people are simply those with successful habits.”
Personal development is a major time-saver. The better you become, the less time it takes you to achieve your goals.
“Personal development is a major time-saver. The better you become, the less time it takes you to achieve your goals.”
Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.
“Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.”
Make your life a masterpiece.
“Make your life a masterpiece.”
Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it.
“Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it.”
The act of taking the first step is what separates the winners from the losers.
“The act of taking the first step is what separates the winners from the losers.”