Napoleon Hill Quotes

Most popular Napoleon Hill Quotes

A goal is a dream with a deadline.
— Napoleon Hill

deadlines goals

Action is the real measure of intelligence.
— Napoleon Hill

intelligence action

The human brain is both a broadcasting and a receiving station.

Brain

Every failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success.

success success & failure failure

Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
— Napoleon Hill

giving up

More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.
— Napoleon Hill

thoughts

More gold has been mined from the brains of men than has ever been taken from the earth.

Brain

Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.
— Napoleon Hill
Man, alone has the power to transform thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make dreams come true.
— Napoleon Hill
Cherish your visions and your dreams. They are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

vision

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul; the blue-prints of your ultimate achievements.

dreams

Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
— Napoleon Hill
Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.
— Napoleon Hill

mankind

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
— Napoleon Hill
Men alone have the power to transform their thoughts into physical reality; men alone can dream and make their dreams come true.
— Napoleon Hill
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
— Napoleon Hill

desire hope

The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
— Napoleon Hill

business failure

When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.

defeat

There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
— Napoleon Hill

success goals

All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.
— Napoleon Hill
The starting point of all achievement is DESIRE.  Keep this constantly in mind.  Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

desire

Fortunate is the man who has developed the self-control to steer a straight course toward his objective in life, without being swayed from his purpose by either commendation or condemnation.
— Napoleon Hill
Every adversity, every defeat, every failure, every disappointment, every human frustration of whatsoever nature or cause, brings with it, in the circumstance itself, the seed of an equivalent benefit.

adversity

Any deeply rooted desire saturates the entire body and mind with the nature of the desire and literally transforms the mind into a powerful magnet that will attract the object of the desire, if it be within reason.

desire

Discipline comes through self-control. If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.  You may see at one and the same time both your best friend and your greatest enemy, by stepping in front of a mirror.

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