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Tuesday, September 20, 2011

21 Suggestions for Success By H. Jackson Brown, Jr. ~ This is amazing! ~

1. Marry the right person. This one decision will determine 90% of your happiness or misery.

2. Work at something you enjoy and thatís worthy of your time and talent.

3. Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully.

4. Become the most positive and enthusiastic person you know.

5. Be forgiving of yourself and others.

6. Be generous.

7. Have a grateful heart.

8. Persistence, persistence, persistence.

9. Discipline yourself to save money on even the most modest salary.

10. Treat everyone you meet like you want to be treated.

11. Commit yourself to constant improvement.

12. Commit yourself to quality.

13. Understand that happiness is not based on possessions, power or prestige, but on relationships with people you love and respect.

14. Be loyal.

15. Be honest.

16. Be a self-starter.

17. Be decisive even if it means youíll sometimes be wrong.

18. Stop blaming others. Take responsibility for every area of your life.

19. Be bold and courageous. When you look back on your life, youíll regret the things you didnít do more than the ones you did.

20. Take good care of those you love.

21. Donít do anything that wouldnít make your Mom proud.


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
MISSFORTE 4/9/2012 10:03AM

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I-CHOOSE 1/27/2012 9:11PM

    This is a wonderful list! I printed it and posted it right by my computer. Thanks for sharing.
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MZPEPPER 1/12/2012 10:33PM

    Great list. Thanks for sharing

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MTULLY 1/12/2012 9:54PM

    I am going to print this off and keep it where I can view it each day. It is a keeper!

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PEPPERMINT125 9/26/2011 12:47AM

    emoticon Awesome list. I am sharing this with others!

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KATHYPETERSON62 9/25/2011 10:10PM

    Great list and great message to live by. Working on it day by day.

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TURTLETALK 9/22/2011 12:21PM

    How true!

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PATTYCAKE17 9/21/2011 4:20PM

    Very motivational! I needed this today! emoticon emoticon

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MINDA31807 9/21/2011 12:53AM

    I need to work on some of them! emoticon

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AGAPEJOY 9/20/2011 9:30PM

    emoticon Wisdom advice!!

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MELLIL 9/20/2011 8:43PM

    How utterly and entirely Biblical! And GOOD advice too! emoticon

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    Great, BBJ. I will copy it and give it to my granddaughters and have them read it, line by line.
Will take it to heart, myself.

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  Great list! emoticon

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NSTARSMITH 9/20/2011 2:09PM

    Excellent list! I copied it so I can post it! Thanks. emoticon

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HALEYSMUM 9/20/2011 2:06PM

    Exactly! This is great and sums up Lisa (me) 2.0 lol

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