Jack Canfield Sayings and Quotes

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


As you begin to take action toward the fulfillment of your goals and dreams, you must realize that not every action will be perfect. Not every action will produce the desired result. Not every action will work. Making mistakes, getting it almost right, and experimenting to see what happens are all part of the process of eventually getting it right.     

Jack Canfield

You don't have to get it perfect, you just have to get it going. Babies don't walk the first time they try, but eventually they get it right.      

Jack Canfield

Don't worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don't even try.     

Jack Canfield

It takes risks to achieve. It's often scary. It requires something you didn't know before or a skill you didn't have before. But in the end, it's worth it.     

Jack Canfield

Successful people maintain a positive focus in life no matter what is going on around them. They stay focused on their past successes rather than their past failures, and on the next action steps they need to take to get them closer to the fulfillment of their goals rather than all the other distractions that life presents to them.     

Jack Canfield

If you love your work, if you enjoy it, you're already a success.     

Jack Canfield

The longer you hang in there, the greater the chance that something will happen in your favor. No matter how hard it seems, the longer you persist, the more likely your success.     

Jack Canfield

Don't worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don't even try.     

Jack Canfield

Keep asking until you find the answers. In sales, there are usually four or five no's to before you get a yes.     

Jack Canfield

Change is inevitable in life. You can either resist it and potentially get run over by it, or you can choose to cooperate with it, adapt to it, and learn how to benefit from it. When you embrace change you will begin to see it as an opportunity for growth     

Jack Canfield

Don't worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don't even try.     

Jack Canfield

Repetition is the key to real learning.     

Jack Canfield

Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.     

Jack Canfield

If you can tune into your purpose and really align with it, setting goals so that your vision is an expression of that purpose, then life flows much more easily.     

Jack Canfield

Don't waste your life believing you can't.     

Jack Canfield

If you are not moving closer to what you want in sales , you probably aren't doing enough asking.     

Jack Canfield

Practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty.     

Jack Canfield

Make a conscious effort to surround yourself with positive, nourishing, and uplifting people -- people who believe in you, encourage you to go after your dreams, and applaud your victories.     

Jack Canfield

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It was thinking negative thoughts or thinking positive thoughts, leaving the house prepared or leaving the house unprepared that made the difference.      

Jack Canfield

Trust your gut feeling about things, listen to what others are saying, and look at the results of your actions. Once you know the truth, you can set about taking action to improve. Everyone will be better for it.     

Jack Canfield

Good or bad, habits always deliver results.     

Jack Canfield

Our feelings are a feedback mechanism to us about whether we're on track or not, whether we're on course or off course.     

Jack Canfield

Your level of performance matches your dominant self image.     

Jack Canfield

To be 'on purpose' means you're doing what you love to do, doing what you're good at, and accomplishing what's important to you.     

Jack Canfield

The biggest rewards in life are found outside your comfort zone. Live with it. Fear and risk are prerequisites if you want to enjoy a life of success and adventure.     

Jack Canfield

Repeating an affirmation several times a day keeps you focused on your goal, strengthens your motivation, and programs your subconscious by sending an order to your crew to do whatever it takes to make that goal happen.     

Jack Canfield

The principles always work if you work the principles.     

Jack Canfield

I picked Harvard because it was in a big city, and a lot of girls' schools were nearby. And I liked President Kennedy, who went to Harvard.     

Jack Canfield

Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.      

Jack Canfield