Chapter 5 - The Thought-Factor in Achievement

All that a man achieves and all that he fails to achieve is the direct result of his own thought.

No-one can change your conditions but you. Others can help you, but cannot do the work for you and can do nothing unless you are at first willing. Achievement of whatever kind is the effort of thought and success can only be maintained by continued watchfulness. All achievements are the result of strongly directed thoughts.

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