Success

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How To Be A Real Success | John Maxwell

Success is not a destination. It is a process- a lifelong strategy of building on strengths, minimizing weaknesses, and focusing on the people and points of life that are most important. In How to be a REAL Success, John Maxwell will help you understand the keys you need to succeed in life. Whether you are a civil servant or a corporate executive, you will achieve great things by understanding four very important success building areas; Relationships, Equipping, Attitude, and Leadership.  

The Truth About You: Your Secret To Success | Marcus Buckingham

Want to know what you are supposed to do with your life? You are about to embark on an experience to unlock life's toughest questions. The process The Truth About You teaches will empower you to enjoy higher satisfaction and performance in life and work.  

Strategies For Success: Blueprint For Achievement | Zig Ziglar

Strategies For Success is Zig's most principle-packed seminar to date for personal and professional development. In this exciting program, you'll learn Zig's trusted methods to living a happier, healthier, more fulfilling life.Strategies For Success offers a balanced blend of personal professional development tools that are sure to jump start, strengthen and positively motivate anyone looking for success in life.

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Bible Passages

"Beware! Guard against every kind of greed. Life is not measured by how much you own." | Luke 12:15 (NLT)

"For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what shall a man give in return for his soul?" | Matthew 16:26 (ESV) 

Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand around with sinners, or join in with mockers. But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night. They are like trees planted along the riverbank, bearing fruit each season. Their leaves never wither, and they prosper in all they do.
— Psalm 1:1-3 (NLT) 

"Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal, but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also." | Matthew 6:19-21 (ESV)

"And people should eat and drink and enjoy the fruits of their labor, for these are gifts from God." | Ecclesiastes 3:13 (NLT) 

"They will not work in vain… For they are people blessed by the LORD, and their children, too, will be blessed." | Isaiah 65:23 (NLT) 

"You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit – fruit that will last – and so that whatever you ask in my name the Father will give you." | John 15:16 (NIV) 

"And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up." | Galatians 6:9 (ESV) 

"The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed." | Proverbs 11:25 (NLT) 

"Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him, and he will act." | Psalm 37:5 (ESV) 

"Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established." | Proverbs 16:3 (ESV) 

"For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." | Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) 

"When someone has been given much, much will be required in return; and when someone has been entrusted with much, even more will be required." | Luke 12:48b (NLT) 

"Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will exalt you." | James 4:10 (ESV) 

"May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us – yes, establish the work of our hands." | Psalm 90:17 (NIV) 


Quotes

“Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don't really matter.” | Francis Chan

“Failure is no more a permanent condition than success! For even if you succeed, there’s still another test." | Gene Bedley

Success is...knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.
— John C. Maxwell

“Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it.” | Winston Churchill

“Happiness simply cannot be relied upon as a measure of success.” | John C. Maxwell, Your Road Map for Success: You Can Get There from Here

“Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life, as by the obstacles one has overcome trying to succeed.” | Booker T. Washington

"The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it." | Chinese Proverb

“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.” | George Bernard Shaw

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” | Colin Powell

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” | Winston Churchill

“Picture yourself vividly as winning and that alone will contribute immeasurably to success. Great living starts with a picture, held in your imagination, of what you would like to do or be.” | Harry Emerson Fosdick

“Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn't always have to be their top priority.” | William Arthur Ward