Posts Tagged ‘want’

Your Story

Posted: March 31, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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Daily choices create your life story. What do you want your life story to be?

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“The married couple of 20 years is just a step away from financial disaster….

Millions of over-leveraged consumers – who can’t distinguish between a ‘want’ and a ‘need’, refuse to live within their means, require a certain standard of living, and use most of their available credit without knowing when or how they’ll pay it off – are a big credit risk. They live on the edge of default….

Inevitably, irresponsible lending always leads to a bust….  Credit-card debt is growing so fast, it’s even outpacing strong wage growth….

Trouble is brewing… It’s only a matter of time before this recklessness blows up.” -Bill McGilton

Don’t Do It

Posted: March 3, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“Never do anything you don’t want to do.” -James Altucher

Control

Posted: February 21, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“We’re all addicted. I like to ask people, ‘When do you first check your phone in the morning? Before you pee or while you pee?’ It’s one of these times for most people. Once your addicted, if somebody wants to use those tools to do harm, they can do that. Who do you want to control you?” -Roger McNamee

“Most people want to get rich quick. That’s why they never get rich.” -Robert Kiyosaki

If you can control three aspects of your life, you accomplish what you want; control of your thoughts, control of your emotions, and control of your urges.  Everything else is easy in comparison.

“If you want to have a better life, fill it with good days. The best way to do that is to organize your day according to your personal priorities and do the most important things first.

It’s easy to do, yet most people don’t….

Doing first things first is a very simple discipline. But its transformative power is immense. It can change your life—literally overnight.” -Mark Ford