I ask not the Divine Providence for more riches but for more wisdom to use and accept wisely the riches I received at birth in the form of the power to control and direct my mind to whatever ends I desire. ~ Expression of Gratitude created by Napoleon Hill
We are always capable of maintaining a sense of connection with others, and this noble inner brilliance of life is the manifestation of an empowerment that persists under any circumstance. If my predominant mental attitude is one of power, courage, kindliness and sympathy, I shall find that my environment will reflect conditions in correspondence with these thoughts; if it is weak, critical, envious and destructive, I shall find my environment reflecting conditions corresponding to these thoughts… Thoughts are causes and conditions are effects. Herein is the explanation of the origin of both good and evil. Thought is creative and will automatically correlate with its object…
It used to be said that man is completely built over every seven years, but some scientists now declare that we build ourselves over entirely every eleven months; so we are really only eleven months old. If we build the defects back into our bodies year after year, we have no one to blame but ourselves. Mind is creative, and conditions, environment, and all experiences in life are the result of our habitual or predominant mental attitude….
The Law of Growth, what we think about grows, what we forget atrophies. Hold in mind a condition desired; affirm it as an already existing fact. By constant repetition it becomes a part of ourselves, The Law of Practice, as we begin to fully digest the Seven Day Mental Diet, The Law of Substitution, we are actually changing ourselves; are making ourselves what we want to be.
I am Whole, Perfect, Strong, Powerful, Loving, Harmonious and Happy!
Act is the blossom of thought, and conditions are the result of action, so that you constantly have in your possession the tools by which you will certainly and inevitably make or unmake yourself, and joy or suffering will be the reward…When you are enabled to make your vision clear and complete you will be enabled to enter into the spirit of a thing; it will become very real to you; you will be learning to concentrate and the process is the same, whether you are concentrating on health, a favorite flower, an ideal, a complicated business proposition or any other problem of life. ~ Charles Hannel