Brian Tracy Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old brian tracy quotes, brian tracy sayings, and brian tracy proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


At least eighty percent of millionaires are self-made. That is, they started with nothing but ambition and energy, the same way most of us start.     

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The more feedback you give to people, the better it is, as long as the feedback is objective and not critical.     

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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.     

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Ideas are a dime a dozen, but people who put them into effect are extremely rare. Be the minority and make it happen!     

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Unconditional acceptance of others is the key to happy relationships.     

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Effective performance is preceded by painstaking preparation.     

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Set excellent performance as your standard and strive to achieve it each day.     

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

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The definition of flexibility is being constantly open to the fact that you might be on the wrong track.     

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Flexibility in a time of great change is a vital quality of leadership.     

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Take a deep breath, relax and imagine yourself exactly as you wish to be.     

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All skills are learnable.     

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To improve your life, be prepared to make new choices and decisions.     

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The great secret to success is that there are no secrets of success. There are only timeless principles that have proven effective throughout the centuries.     

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Personal development is a major time-saver. The better you become, the less time it takes you to achieve your goals.     

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The key to success is to develop a winning edge.     

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

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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.     

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The best words for resolving a disagreement are, I could be wrong; I often am.' It's true.      

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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 every part of your life.     

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Your true success in life begins only when you make the commitment to become excellent at what you do.     

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

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Your subconscious mind makes all your words and actions fit a pattern consistent with your self-concept and your innermost beliefs about yourself.     

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Act with purpose, courage, confidence, competence and intelligence until these qualities 'lock in' to your subconscious mind.     

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Unsuccessful people get up whenever they feel like it and the first thing they do is watch television, read the paper, or check email. The rest of the day is pretty much 50% below maximum performance.     

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The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.     

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Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.     

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Aspire greatly; anything less than a commitment to excellence becomes an acceptance of mediocrity.     

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Luck is predictable; the harder you work, the luckier you get.     

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Follow up and follow through until the task is completed, the prize won.     

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