ARE YOU READY TO DIE –BEGIN WITH END IN MIND 1. "Everyone shall taste death...

the life of this world is only the enjoyment of deception"---Quran 2. If I really want to improve my situation, I can work on things over which I have control-MYSELF. I can stop trying to shape up my wife and work on my own weaknesses. 3. Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success. – Steven Covey. 4. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value." -Stephen R. Covey. 5. Any activity is not important just because it is urgent. 6. Always doing urgent things usually exclude important things. 7. You will never find time for anything, if you want time, you must make it. 8. We need to give ourselves permission to act out our dreams and vision live our strongest dreams--even if it takes a lifetime--Vijali Hamilton 9. If you are not following your heart, your consciousness, you are living someone else's dream--Lyn Christian 10. My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. She said that achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done

the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others, and that's nice, too, but not as important or satisfying. Always aim for achievement and forget about success. 11. Happiness: Fruit of desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now from what we want eventually. 12. We rarely think people have good sense unless they agree with us. Francois de La Rochefoucauld. 13. What you wish others to do, do yourself. 14. Listen not if anyone criticizes and censures the Guru. Leave his presence at once. 15. Three kinds of love-selfish, mutual and unselfish. 16. Walk your Talk. 17. Success in one area cannot compensate success in another area. 18. “We are not human beings on a spiritual journey. We are spiritual beings on a human journey.” --Steven Covey. 19. It requires vision, initiative, patience, respect, persistence, courage, and faith to be a transforming leader.—Steven Covey. 20. Management works in the system; Leadership works on the system. 21. While we are free to choose our actions, we are not free to choose the consequences of our actions.

22. It's easy to say ''no!'' when there's a deeper ''yes!'' burning inside. 23. Live out of your imagination, not your history. 24. The ''Inside-Out'' approach to personal and interpersonal effectiveness means to start first with self; even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self / with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.-Steven Covey. 25. The best way to keep children home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant-and let the air out of the tires. 26. Never answer a critic, unless he's right. 27. The first step towards wisdom is to consider oneself as an ignorant person who as to learn a lot from his life. Hearing good, thinking good and doing good. 28. There is something positive in every person, even a stopped watch is right, twice a day. 29. Try as hard as we may for perfection, the net result of our labors is an amazing variety of imperfectness. We are surprised at our own versatility in being able to fail in so many different ways. 30. There's always somebody who is paid too much, and taxed too little - and it’s always somebody else. 31. I am crazy but I am not stupid! Jackie Chan.

32. The wise man asks himself the reason of his mistakes, the fool asks others. CHINESE PROVERB. 33. A man is known by the books he reads. 34. Readers are plentiful; thinkers are rare. 35. True love is always a gift, it cannot be aquired. 36. Losers can’t be born. Everyone who breathes is a WINNER. 37. Revenge is a very dangerous motivation. 38. An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere. The pessimist sees only the red light. But the truly wise person is color blind. 39. Expectation is the root cause of all sufferings; enlightenment is the end of all the sufferings. As you think so you are. Gautam Buddha. 40. We are soul having body not body having soul. 41. It is my experience to know something and not to do it is really not to know it— Stephen Covey 42. Thinking is the driving skill with which each individual drives his or her intelligence. 43. Someone’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.

44. Run towards you fear, Embrace them. On the other side of your greatest fears lives your greatest life. 45. Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life— Confucius. 46. I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand— Confucius. 47. Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it— Confucius. 48. Reality can destroy a dream: why shouldn’t the dream destroy reality?— George Moore 49. Life is an opportunity –Napoleon Hill 50. Get off the bench in life, get in the game and find your opportunities. 51. Motivation is what gets us started. Habit is what keeps us going.– Jim Ryan 52. I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday. 53. The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.—Walt Disney.

GANDHI QUOTES 1. wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, science without humanity, knowledge without character, politics without principle, worship without sacrifice…U GO NOWHERE 2 Weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of strong.

3 What kind of victory is it when someone is left defeated? 4. Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't. 5. Now that it's all over, what did you really do yesterday that's worth mentioning?