The method by which desire for riches can be transmuted into its financial equivalent, consists of six definite practical steps: First: Fix in your mind the exact amount of money you desire. (Do you remember Jim Carry's ten million dollar bill story?) Second: Determine exactly what you intend to give in return for … Continue reading Six practical steps to riches – (TiGeR 11 of 365)
We are all rich in different aspects. Riches cannot always be measured in money! Money and material things are essential for freedom of body and mind, but there are some who will feel that the greatest of all riches can be evaluated only in terms of lasting relationships, harmonious family relationships, sympathy and understanding between business … Continue reading We are all rich – (TIGER 10 of 365)
Our guiding star to wealth, "Think and Grow Rich" book: "This book conveys the experience of more than 500 men of great wealth, who began at stretch, with nothing to give in return for riches except thoughts, ideas and organized plans. It describes what to do, also, how to do it! It presents complete instructions on … Continue reading Father of Money-making secret (TiGeR 9 0f 365)
"Think & Grow Rich": Barnes said, "There is but one thing in this world that I am determined to have, and that is a business association with Thomas A. Edison. I will burn all bridges behind me, and stake my entire future on my ability to get what I want." Barnes had that one thing … Continue reading One Thing in This World That I Am Determined to Have (TiGeR 8 of 365)
"Barnes created a plan by which to attain that purpose. But he burned all bridges behind him. He stood by his desire until it became the dominating obsession of his life - and - finally, a fact." - from the "Think and Grow Rich" book.
Another great excerpt below from "Think and Grow Rich": "When Edwin C. Barnes climbed down from the freight train in Orange N.J., more than thirty years ago, he may have resembled a tramp, but his thoughts were those of a king!"
A long while ago, a great warrior faced a situation which made it necessary for him to make a decision which insured his success on the battlefield. He was about to send his armies against a powerful foe, whose men outnumbered his own. He loaded his soldiers into boats, sailed to the enemy's country, unloaded … Continue reading We Win or We Perish – (TiGeR 7 of 365)
Regarding his light bulb invention process, the great inventor Thomas Edison said, "I haven't failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that won't work. There is a way to do it better. Find it!" While an average person thinks that something not working out is a failure, Thomas Edison thought he was just conducting experiments. … Continue reading Explore & Experiment Like Thomas Edison (TiGeR 6 of 365)
"Barnes succeeded because he chose a definite goal, placed all his energy, all his will power, all his effort, everything of that goal. " - Think and Grow Rich