Jim Rohn Quotes

  • The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
  • Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
  • If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
  • You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
  • Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
  • There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
  • Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
  • Either you run the day or the day runs you.
  • If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
  • If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.
  • Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
  • Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
  • The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life is what you become.
  • Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
  • Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don't go well.
  • Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
  • We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
  • If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
  • You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
  • Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
  • Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.
  • Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
  • Whatever good things we build end up building us.
  • Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
  • Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals.
  • Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.