by Dr. Napoleon Hill
Definiteness of Purpose - Successful people move on their own initiative, but they know where they are going before they start.
Mastermind Alliance - No man can become a permanent success without taking others along with him.
Applied Faith - You can do it if you believe you can.
Going the Extra Mile - The most successful people are those who serve the greatest number of people.
Pleasing Personality - It is essential that you develop a Pleasing Personality - pleasing to yourself and others.
Personal Initiative - Today's employer usually is yesterday's employee who found opportunity waiting for him at the end of the second mile.
Positive Mental Attitude - Keep your mind on the things you want and off the things you don't want. Remember the old proverb: "Be very careful what you set your heart on, for you will surely achieve it."
Enthusiasm - To be enthusiastic - act enthusiastically!
Self-Discipline - Direct your thoughts, control your emotions, and ordain your destiny!
Accurate Thinking - Truth will be truth, regardless of a closed mind, ignorance or the refusal to believe.
Controlled Attention - Keep you mind on the things you want and off the things you don't want!
Teamwork - Harmonious cooperation is a priceless asset which you can acquire in proportion to your giving.
Adversity and Defeat - Remember: Every defeat, every disappointment and every adversity carries with it the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit.
Creative Vision - The imagination is the workshop of the soul wherein are shaped all plans for individual achievement.
Maintenance of Sound Health - If you think you're sick, you are.
Budgeting Time and Money - Tell me how you use your spare time and how you spend your money, and I will tell you where and what you will be ten years from now.
Cosmic Habitforce - You are where you are and what you are because of your established habits and thoughts and deeds.