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Welcome the unexpected

9. Build a track record

  • Prove beliefs about yourself through real accomplishments. Small wins build confidence.

10. Welcome the unexpected

  • Be open to surprises and new ideas. Creativity comes from the unexpected.

11. Find your master key

  • Discover sources of motivation to unlock your potential. Books, mentors, experiences can provide this.

12. Put your library on wheels

  • Use drive time to listen to audiobooks. Feed your mind while commuting.

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Find your soul purpose

37. Make a relation-shift

  • Uplift others instead of focusing on yourself. This builds connections.

38. Learn to come from behind

  • View setbacks as natural ups and downs, expect renewal.

39. Come to your ...

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Set a specific power goal

75. Learn visioneering

  • Mentally rehearse goals as if they're already real.

76. Lighten things up

  • Add humor and absurdity to disempower fears.

77. Serve and grow rich

  • Contribute va...

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Keep thinking, keep thinking

53. Keep thinking, keep thinking

  • Turn obstacles into opportunities through persistent thinking.

54. Put on a good debate

  • Argue against your own negative thinking. Develop optimism.

55. Make trouble wor...

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Replace worry with action

81. Pin your life down

  • Have a clear plan of attack to drive achievement.

82. Take no for a question

  • Don't accept rejection, get creative. Persist.

83. Take the road to somewhere

  • K...

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Bounce your thoughts

13. Definitely plan your work

  • Make plans for what you want to accomplish each day. It brings focus and control.

14. Bounce your thoughts

  • Shift negative thoughts to optimistic ones through practice. Like bouncing a basketbal...

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Think outside the box

48. Enjoy all your problems

  • See problems as opportunities to learn and grow.

49. Remind your mind

  • Revisit motivational ideas often. Post inspiring quotes, repeat affirmations.

50. Get down and get smal...

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Get up a game

63. Try to sell your home

  • Let go of old, limiting habits and beliefs. Move forward.

64. Get your soul to talk

  • Dialogue with yourself for motivation and answers.

65. Promise the moon

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    Use the 5% solution

    69. Turn your mother down

    • Don't accept others' limiting beliefs about you.

    70. Face the sun

    • Focus on the positive, not the negative.

    71. Travel deep inside

    • Look within to find you...

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    Build your power base

    95. Hold your vision accountable

    • Judge goals by their power to motivate, not details.

    96. Build your power base

    • Control your knowledge intake. Garbage in, garbage out.

    97. Connect truth to beauty

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    Upgrade your old habits

    58. Embrace the new frontier

    • Keep growing and learning. Skills matter more than credentials.

    59. Upgrade your old habits

    • Improve habits gradually through replacements, not elimination.

    60. Paint your m...

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    Kill your television

    21. Learn to lose your cool

    • Take risks socially, be vulnerable. This builds confidence.

    22. Kill your television

    • Reduce passive entertainment. It drains energy. Read, create instead.

    23. Break out of y...

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    Find your inner Einstein

    25. Find your inner Einstein

    • Unleash creativity by imagining solutions. Like Einstein said, "Imagination is more important than knowledge."

    26. Run toward your fear

    • Do what scares you. Growth happens outside your comfort zo...

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    Simplify your life

    5. Learn to sweat in peace

    • Prepare for challenges by doing even harder tasks first. It makes the real thing seem easy.

    6. Simplify your life

    • Eliminate clutter and distractions so you can focus on what's important. Simple is...

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    Think your way up

    87. Put more enjoyment in

    • Do activities that fully engage your skills.

    88. Keep walking

    • Movement drives energy, creativity, motivation.

    89. Read more mysteries

    • Mysteries build obs...

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    Motivation and Visualization

    1. Get on your de*thbed

    • Imagine yourself on your de*thbed and speak to your loved ones about what you want them to know. This clarifies what's important.

    2. Stay hungry

    • Create a vision of who you want to be and live into it...

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    Learn to play a role

    17. Learn to play a role

    • Act confident and motivated even if you don't feel it yet. Emotions follow action.

    18. Don't just do something...sit there

    • Make time to reflect in solitude. It fosters creativity.

    19. ...

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    Be your own disciple

    29. Embrace your willpower

    • Know you have willpower, it can be developed like a muscle.

    30. Perform your little rituals

    • Create routines that spark motivation like reading goals or inspirational quotes.

    31.

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    Be a good detective

    33. Turn into a word processor

    • Change self-limiting vocabulary like "have to" to "choose to."

    34. Program your biocomputer

    • Control what information you take in. Garbage in, garbage out.

    35. Open your p...

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    Discover active relaxation

    43. Get your stars out

    • Express your gifts and talents fully. Don't play small.

    44. Just make everything up

    • Approach goals playfully, not rigidly. Make it a game.

    45. Put on your game face

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