LIFE Sentences: Focus on Success

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Author, Speaker and Consultant Mark Johns shares 33 thoughts on success, achievement and personal fulfillment. Excerpted from his ebook, LIFE Sentences: Focus On Success.

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<ul><li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant LIFE Sentences Focus On Success </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Life is like Christmas. You're more likely to get what you expect than what you want. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant It is good to learn from others' experience. Just be sure to learn from the successful ones! </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Ask and you shall receive. Sometimes. Don't ask and you receive bupkis. Everytime. So, ask! </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Dwell on your victories, not your defeats. Remember what you did right, not wrong. You get more of what you focus on. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Distractions are powersucks. Remember what happened when you focused sunlight through a magnifier onto a leaf? Focus. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant The most important factor in your success is you. Work on improving you. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant The human brain can handle 2 complicated tasks at once. Any more have to go on a To Do list. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant With money in your pocket, you are wise, you are handsome and you sing well, too. Yiddish Proverb </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Your success results from your actions. Not your competitors. Not the government's. Not your mamas. Yours. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Never say things cant get any worse. Thats about the time the raccoon in the back seat wakes up. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant One key to high achievement: put yourself in the company of achievers. Hang out with winners. Run with the leaders. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Today is a day to risk. Dare to be different and go against the crowd, which often is willing to settle for the mundane. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant The Best have mastered vital skills and they have an attitude of positive expectation. Its a winning combination. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant A whole new day of opportunities lies ahead. Life is good. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant If you want things to change, the first thing that must change is your mind. Then your attitude. Then your actions. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Commit yourself to success. Dont allow others to disract or discourage you. Gather a group of smart people who want to help you. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant The first 5 minutes after waking up may be the most important of the day. Thats when you decide what kind of day it will be. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant In any situation, anytime, with any job to do, you will accomplish more with a positive attitude and positive expectations. Practice it! </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Begin your day with gratitude for the people you love and those who love you. Or like you. They matter. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Success is blind to age, sex, race, national origin, education and your past. Do what it takes to succeed and you will succeed. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Want to be happy? How about happier? It starts with a decision. Decide to be happy. Or happier. Practice it. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant They can argue with your facts, but not with your story, your adventure, how you overcame. Tell your story. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Seekers may not know what they seek until they see it and how it will help them get what they want. Who will show them, if not you? </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant The most important, first step in achieving your goals is to decide what they are and write them down. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Stay out of the clubs, like the Poor Me Club. Avoid losers and those who bring you down. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Don't starve to death doing what you know how to do. Learn to do what it will take to succeed tomorrow. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Confidence comes from preparation and repetition. Practice what you have learned to do well. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Whom did you praise today? Who got an "attaboy" from you? Everybody needs one and there is still time left in today. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Most people should take a giant breath and mellow out. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant No one will help you? Then do it yourself! Educate yourself, set your goals, write your own plan, hold yourself accountable. Then help someone else. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Take nothing for granted: your family, friends, co- workers, boss or customers. Things change. Stuff happens. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Someone will have their best day ever today. Why not you? Expect to win. </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant LIFE Sentences Focus On Success www.MarkJohns-ebooks.com </li> <li> Mark Johns Author Speaker Consultant Mark Johns 512-795-2931 spintl@yahoo.com @MarkJohnsBDC www.MarkJohns-ebooks.com http://www.linkedin.com/in/markjohnsbdc/ </li> </ul>