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Principles Of Success – The Top 6 Principles Of Success
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Principles of Success – The Top 6 Principles of Success

One of the first, if not the first author to talk about principles of success is Napoleon Hill. His book Think & Grow Rich has been read by millions of people and is used as a reference by most of the self-help gurus of today. In this article, I will review 6 of the top principles of success that are responsible for people becoming very successful.

1. Definiteness of Purpose – Having the determination to get what you want

“The greatest power that we were given at birth is the power to control our minds”. Napoleon Hill

This very first principle is to know what we want and to FOCUS on that despite any obstacles. We must overcome negative thoughts such as fear of failure or rather fear of success.

2. Having the habit of going the extra mile

This is the second of the principles of success. Most of us are lazy. So we must work on ourselves and acquire the habit of going the extra mile. That will ensure that we become “excellent in all that we do”. Being excellent is of course a strong stepping stone that guarantees success.

3. Being grateful

In order for the Universe to support us and grant us our wishes in any of our endeavors, we must be grateful for both what we already have (even if it's not much) and for what we want – we must have the habit of being grateful even before we get what we want.

4. Being enthusiastic

The fourth of the principles of success states that we must work on having enthusiasm for all that we want and do. Enthusiasm is a wonderful quality as it is very contagious. If we make sincere enthusiasm one of the qualities that we cherish, we will definitely succeed in all our goals despite any obstacles.

5. Having faith in ourselves

“If you believe you can do it, you can”

All successful people have a strong faith in themselves. A strong faith clears our minds of all fears and helps us keep marching toward our goals.

6. Being part of a Master Mind Group

Very rarely can we achieve significant goals all by ourselves. We need the support, the education, the experience of a friend, a partner, or even a group of strangers who are willing to support us in the achievement of our goals.

This discussion of these principles of success is just the tip of the iceberg. Although they appear to be very simple, applying them in a consistent manner can be a challenge for some of us.


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Thank you Maya on your review.People should always have faith in yourself, even if others doubt them

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