Tips for being successful

Work at something you enjoy and that is worthy of your time and talent.

Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully.

Become the most positive and enthusiastic person you know.

Be forgiving of yourself and others.

Be generous.

Have a grateful heart.

Persistence, persistence, persistence.

Treat everyone you meet like you like to be treated.

Commit yourself to constant improvement.

Commit yourself to quality.

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

Be loyal.

Be honest.

Be a self-starter.

Be decisive even if it means you’ll sometimes be wrong.

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

Be bold and courageous. When you look back on your life you’ll regret the things you didn’t do more than the things you did.

Take good care of those you love.

Don’t do anything that wouldn’t make your Mother proud!

– Suggestions for Success by H. Jackson Brown Jnr.