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100 Motivational Quotes By Brian Tracy For Everyone

Famous As: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Brian Tracy International
Born On: January 5, 1944
Born In: Charlottetown, Canada
Age: 78 Years
Brian Tracy is a world famous Canadian-born American motivational guru and author whose public speaking appearances has made him a household name in many parts of the world. Tracy has been an author for several decades now and throughout his professional career, he has provided motivational counseling for people. Tracy’s methods have come in handy in a variety of ways for those looking for counseling in terms of leadership skills, self-improvement, success and even business strategies. In addition to being a renowned publics speaker, he has also penned a total of 65 books, which are hugely popular and have been translated into several languages. Some of his most famous and popular works include ‘The Psychology of Achievement’, ‘Eat That Frog’ and ‘Earn What You’re Really Worth’ among others. His books can be found in most libraries across the world. Tracy has also established his own company named ‘Brian Tracy International in California’. Considering the fact that he is a motivational speaker, he has spoken and shared his views on life, motivation, benevolence, potential, winning and failures. Let us browse through deceptively simple, sensible and inspirational quotes and thoughts by Brian Tracy that hold a world of wisdom. 
Never complain, never explain. Resist the temptation to defend yourself or make excuses.

Never complain, never explain. Resist the temptation to defend yourself or make excuses.

Brian Tracy
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. 
Unsuccessful people are always asking,

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, "What's in it for me?

Brian Tracy
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude 
toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather 
than allowing it to master you.

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy
It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are 
going.

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to 
you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something 
bigger and better than your current situation.

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

Brian Tracy
Look for the good in every person and every situation. You'll almost always 
find it.

Look for the good in every person and every situation. You'll almost always find it.

Brian Tracy
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

Brian Tracy
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more 
chances, Be more active, Show up more often.

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances, Be more active, Show up more often.

Brian Tracy
Everything you do is triggered by an emotion of either desire or fear.

Everything you do is triggered by an emotion of either desire or fear.

Brian Tracy
Love only grows by sharing. You can only have more for yourself by giving it away to others.

Love only grows by sharing. You can only have more for yourself by giving it away to others.

Brian Tracy
The act of taking the first step is what separates the winners from the losers.

The act of taking the first step is what separates the winners from the losers.

Brian Tracy
The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires. If you 
want it badly enough, there are no limits on what you can achieve.

The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires. If you want it badly enough, there are no limits on what you can achieve.

Brian Tracy
You have within you,right now,everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.

You have within you,right now,everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.

Brian Tracy
Whatever you believe with feeling becomes your reality.

Whatever you believe with feeling becomes your reality.

Brian Tracy
The ability to discipline yourself to delay gratification in the short term in order to enjoy greater rewards in the long term, is the indispensable prerequisite for success.

The ability to discipline yourself to delay gratification in the short term in order to enjoy greater rewards in the long term, is the indispensable prerequisite for success.

Brian Tracy
If you wish to achieve worthwhile things in your personal and career life, you must become a worthwhile person in your own self-development.

If you wish to achieve worthwhile things in your personal and career life, you must become a worthwhile person in your own self-development.

Brian Tracy
Always choose the future over the past. What do we do now?

Always choose the future over the past. What do we do now?

Brian Tracy
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what 
their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day 
toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a
new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be
released and channeled toward some great good.

The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.

Brian Tracy
The way you give your name to others is a measure of how much you like and 
respect yourself.

The way you give your name to others is a measure of how much you like and respect yourself.

Brian Tracy
Excellence/Perfection is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.

Excellence/Perfection is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.

Brian Tracy
Imagine no limitations; decide what's right and desirable before you decide 
what's possible.

Imagine no limitations; decide what's right and desirable before you decide what's possible.

Brian Tracy
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek 
opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you 
desire.

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy
Every minute you spend in planning saves 10 minutes in execution; this gives 
you a 1,000 percent Return on Energy!

Every minute you spend in planning saves 10 minutes in execution; this gives you a 1,000 percent Return on Energy!

Brian Tracy
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you 
help others, the more they will want to help you.

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy
Today the greatest single source of wealth is between your ears.

Today the greatest single source of wealth is between your ears.

Brian Tracy
Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and importance, although 
difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.

Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and importance, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.

Brian Tracy
Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. 
If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of very part of your life.

Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of very part of your life.

Brian Tracy
Never say anything about yourself you don't want to come true

Never say anything about yourself you don't want to come true

Brian Tracy
A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of 
confidence and personal power.

A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of confidence and personal power.

Brian Tracy
Nobody works better under pressure. They just work faster.

Nobody works better under pressure. They just work faster.

Brian Tracy
Always give without remembering and always receive without forgetting.

Always give without remembering and always receive without forgetting.

Brian Tracy
Your biggest opportunity probably lies under your own feet, in your current 
job, industry, education, experience or interests.

Your biggest opportunity probably lies under your own feet, in your current job, industry, education, experience or interests.

Brian Tracy
One of the very worst uses of time is to do something very well that need not to be done at all.

One of the very worst uses of time is to do something very well that need not to be done at all.

Brian Tracy
...you cannot eat every tadpole and frog in the pond, but you can eat the biggest and ugliest one, and that will be enough, at least for the time being.

...you cannot eat every tadpole and frog in the pond, but you can eat the biggest and ugliest one, and that will be enough, at least for the time being.

Brian Tracy
Dress for success. Image is very important. People judge you by the way you look on the outside

Dress for success. Image is very important. People judge you by the way you look on the outside

Brian Tracy
Develop the winning edge; small differences in your performance can lead to large differences in your results.

Develop the winning edge; small differences in your performance can lead to large differences in your results.

Brian Tracy
Your most vauluable asset can be your willingness to persist longer than anyone else.

Your most vauluable asset can be your willingness to persist longer than anyone else.

Brian Tracy
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy
If you can get yourself to read 30 minutes a day, you're going to double your income every year.

If you can get yourself to read 30 minutes a day, you're going to double your income every year.

Brian Tracy
Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than 
any other.

Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.

Brian Tracy
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Brian Tracy
The better you think , the better decisions you make . the better decisions you make , the better actions you take . the better actions you take , the better results you get

The better you think , the better decisions you make . the better decisions you make , the better actions you take . the better actions you take , the better results you get

Brian Tracy
An average person with average talent, ambition and education can outstrip the most brilliant genius in our society, if that person has clear, focused goals.

An average person with average talent, ambition and education can outstrip the most brilliant genius in our society, if that person has clear, focused goals.

Brian Tracy
Your life only gets better when you get better.

Your life only gets better when you get better.

Brian Tracy
Success equals goals; all else is commentary.

Success equals goals; all else is commentary.

Brian Tracy
The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives is to think we work for anybody but ourselves.

The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives is to think we work for anybody but ourselves.

Brian Tracy
It's impossible to remain angry or blame other people for problems in your life when you are saying ,

It's impossible to remain angry or blame other people for problems in your life when you are saying , "I am responsible

Brian Tracy
To earn more, you must learn more.

To earn more, you must learn more.

Brian Tracy
Live your life in every way to earn and keep the respect of the people you respect.

Live your life in every way to earn and keep the respect of the people you respect.

Brian Tracy
Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it.

Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it.

Brian Tracy
If you have to eat two frogs, eat the ugliest one first.

If you have to eat two frogs, eat the ugliest one first." This is another way of saying that if you have two important tasks before you, start with the biggest, hardest, and most important task first.

Brian Tracy
Read an hour every day in your chosen field. This works out to about one book per week, fifty books per year, and will guarantee your success.

Read an hour every day in your chosen field. This works out to about one book per week, fifty books per year, and will guarantee your success.

Brian Tracy
The success you are enjoying today is the result of the price you have paid in the past.

The success you are enjoying today is the result of the price you have paid in the past.

Brian Tracy
Truthfulness is the main element of character.

Truthfulness is the main element of character.

Brian Tracy
If you don't set goals for yourself, you are doomed to achieve the goals of someone else.

If you don't set goals for yourself, you are doomed to achieve the goals of someone else.

Brian Tracy
Life is like a combination lock; your job is to find the numbers, in the right orders, so you can have anything you want.

Life is like a combination lock; your job is to find the numbers, in the right orders, so you can have anything you want.

Brian Tracy
The hardest part of any important task is getting started on it in the first place. Once you actually begin work on a valuable task, you seem to be naturally motivated to continue.

The hardest part of any important task is getting started on it in the first place. Once you actually begin work on a valuable task, you seem to be naturally motivated to continue.

Brian Tracy
The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.

The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.

Brian Tracy
Think continally about what you want, not about the things you fear.

Think continally about what you want, not about the things you fear.

Brian Tracy
Invest three percent of your income in yourself (self-development) in order to guarantee your future.

Invest three percent of your income in yourself (self-development) in order to guarantee your future.

Brian Tracy
Make your life a masterpiece; imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do

Make your life a masterpiece; imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do

Brian Tracy
You will regret many things in life, but you will never regret being too kind or too fair.

You will regret many things in life, but you will never regret being too kind or too fair.

Brian Tracy
You become what you think about most of the time

You become what you think about most of the time

Brian Tracy
People who take a long view of their lives and careers always seem to make much better decisions about their time and activities than people who give very little thought to the future.

People who take a long view of their lives and careers always seem to make much better decisions about their time and activities than people who give very little thought to the future.

Brian Tracy
The quality of your thinking is largely determined by the quantity of the information you have with which to work

The quality of your thinking is largely determined by the quantity of the information you have with which to work

Brian Tracy
Discipline is what you must have to resist the lure of excuses

Discipline is what you must have to resist the lure of excuses

Brian Tracy
Do not wait; the time will never be

Do not wait; the time will never be "just right." Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along. NAPOLEON HILL

Brian Tracy
Committing your goals to paper increases the likelihood of your achieving them by one thousand percent.

Committing your goals to paper increases the likelihood of your achieving them by one thousand percent.

Brian Tracy
The Key to Success is Action

The Key to Success is Action

Brian Tracy
Knowing how to deal with change effectively is a primary requirement for living successfully in perhaps the most exciting time in all of human history

Knowing how to deal with change effectively is a primary requirement for living successfully in perhaps the most exciting time in all of human history

Brian Tracy
Dream big dreams! Imagine that you have no limitations and then decide what's right before you decide what's possible.

Dream big dreams! Imagine that you have no limitations and then decide what's right before you decide what's possible.

Brian Tracy
The price of success must be paid in full, in advance.

The price of success must be paid in full, in advance.

Brian Tracy
The most valuable tasks you can do each day are often the hardest and most complex. But the payoff and rewards for completing these tasks efficiently can be tremendous.

The most valuable tasks you can do each day are often the hardest and most complex. But the payoff and rewards for completing these tasks efficiently can be tremendous.

Brian Tracy
You have to put in many, many, many tiny efforts that nobody sees or appreciates before you achieve anything worthwhile.

You have to put in many, many, many tiny efforts that nobody sees or appreciates before you achieve anything worthwhile.

Brian Tracy
The future belongs to the competent. It belongs to those who are very, very good at what they do. It does not belong to the well-meaning.

The future belongs to the competent. It belongs to those who are very, very good at what they do. It does not belong to the well-meaning.

Brian Tracy
Everyone procrastinates. The difference between high performers and low performers is largely determined by what they choose to procrastinate on.

Everyone procrastinates. The difference between high performers and low performers is largely determined by what they choose to procrastinate on.

Brian Tracy
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy
This is a wonderful time to be alive. There have never been more possibilities and opportunities for you to achieve more of your goals than exist today.

This is a wonderful time to be alive. There have never been more possibilities and opportunities for you to achieve more of your goals than exist today.

Brian Tracy
The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.

The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.

Brian Tracy
Success in life is in direct proportion to what you do after you do what you are expected to do.

Success in life is in direct proportion to what you do after you do what you are expected to do.

Brian Tracy
The more you discipline yourself to use your time well, the happier you will feel and the better will be the quality of your life in every area.

The more you discipline yourself to use your time well, the happier you will feel and the better will be the quality of your life in every area.

Brian Tracy
Whatever you believe, with conviction, becomes your reality.

Whatever you believe, with conviction, becomes your reality.

Brian Tracy
There is an old saying that

There is an old saying that "by the yard it's hard; but inch by inch, anything's a cinch!

Brian Tracy
You are fully responsible for everything you are, everything you have and everything you become.

You are fully responsible for everything you are, everything you have and everything you become.

Brian Tracy
If there is one thing I know, it is this, rich people are remarkably unremarkable.

If there is one thing I know, it is this, rich people are remarkably unremarkable.

Brian Tracy
The ability to make yourself do what you should do, when you should do it, whether you feel like it or not.

The ability to make yourself do what you should do, when you should do it, whether you feel like it or not.

Brian Tracy
The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary.

The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary.

Brian Tracy
Galileo once wrote,

Galileo once wrote, "You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.

Brian Tracy
Any goal can be achieved if you break it down into enough small parts.

Any goal can be achieved if you break it down into enough small parts.

Brian Tracy
The law of Forced Efficiency says that

The law of Forced Efficiency says that "There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing.

Brian Tracy
There's only one direction you can coast.

There's only one direction you can coast.

Brian Tracy
Your success in life will be in direct proportion to what you do after you do what you are expected to do.

Your success in life will be in direct proportion to what you do after you do what you are expected to do.

Brian Tracy
Rule: Continuous learning is the minimum requirement for success in any field.

Rule: Continuous learning is the minimum requirement for success in any field.

Brian Tracy
Almost all stress, tension, anxiety, and frustration, both in life and in work, comes from doing one thing while you believe and value something completely different.

Almost all stress, tension, anxiety, and frustration, both in life and in work, comes from doing one thing while you believe and value something completely different.

Brian Tracy
As Pat Riley, the basketball coach, said,

As Pat Riley, the basketball coach, said, "Anytime you stop striving to get better, you're bound to get worse.

Brian Tracy
You can’t help the poor by becoming one of them.

You can’t help the poor by becoming one of them.

Brian Tracy
Rule: It is the quality of time at work that counts and the quantity of time at home that matters.

Rule: It is the quality of time at work that counts and the quantity of time at home that matters.

Brian Tracy
The seventh key is that you must have a major definite purpose for your life. You must have one goal that, if you accomplish it, can do more to help you improve your life than any other single goal.

The seventh key is that you must have a major definite purpose for your life. You must have one goal that, if you accomplish it, can do more to help you improve your life than any other single goal.

Brian Tracy
Your thoughts, vividly imagined and repeated, charged with emotion, become your reality.

Your thoughts, vividly imagined and repeated, charged with emotion, become your reality.

Brian Tracy