Thursday, November 22, 2012

2013 TKR: Quick Quotes about starting now

Quick Quotes about starting now
Self-help--Thinkerer
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  • The reason quotes stick around is that they fit lots of things.  
  • So look them over.  
  • You may find one that fits you.  
  • Or somebody you know.
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  • If not now, when?
  • The secret of getting ahead is getting started. 
  • It won't get any easier. 
  • Is there a different way to do this job? Want to try it? 
  • The longest journey begins with a single step. 
  • Put off the job. Make a list of your resources instead. 
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  • You hate it. You can’t avoid it. Do it now or it will ruin your day. 
  • The key to effective procrastinating is to start early. 
  • Start by collecting information. 
  • What do you already know about this job? 
  • Collect information about how other people do the job.

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  • Ask other people how they feel about doing a job like this. 
  • What would other people think is the hardest part of this job? 
  • Make a plan in your head of how you will do the job. 
  • Break the job plan into joblets and do the first joblet. 
  • The best way to do many things is to do one thing at a time. 
  • The one good thing about doing something you hate is you get it off your checklist. 
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  • A long journey is made of short steps. 
  • A big job is made of many joblets. 
  • The best way to do a big job is to do one part at a time. 
  • The longest journey starts with knowing where you want to go. 
  • It all starts with you. 
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  • Do you know what the other people want? 
  • Do you know what you want? 
  • Have you started using the power of yet? 
  • Write your next few joblets on sticky notes. Stick them on your computer monitor. 
  • If it's not in your schedule it's not in your plans.
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  • In the long run, it is easier to do it than to keep explaining why you have not done it.
  • Always set a time to deliver and tell the other person.
  • The best way to start is with your eyes open and your mouth closed.
  • Your future just started. What are you doing about it now?
  • What are your options now? 
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  • Your problem now is a door to your future. If you open it.
  • What do you need to know now? How can you start finding out now?
  • Who do you need on your head team now?
  • What do you want to do? Fix or complain?
  • Are you choosing now or have you chosen?
  • What cues are you noticing now? 
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  • What is your biggest worry now. What are you planning to do about it? 
  • You are planning for your future now. Whether you know it or not.
  • What do you focus on now? What do you want to focus on now?
  • What joblet are you doing now? 
  • Waiting is a choice. Whether you intend to choose it or not
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  • Do it now! There may be a rule against it tomorrow. 
  • The way to have big problems is to wait for the little ones to grow up. 
  • The secret of getting ahead is getting started. 
  • Warning! Dates on calendar are closer than they appear. 
  • What other goal could you be after now? 
  • What were you thinking about just now?
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  • How could you change what you are doing now?
  • What was the last idea you wrote down?
  • What you are doing now fits into a plan. Do you know the plan? 
  • Do you believe what you are telling yourself right now?
  • Don't talk about what you were. Talk about what you are becoming.
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  • Could you have made a better plan for what you are doing right now? 
  • If a thing is worth doing, it is worth knowing why you are doing it. 
  • Do you enjoy what you are doing right now?
  • Everything is hard till you know how. 
  • If you want motivation, make your own choice. 
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  • You want your choice in the present to suit your needs in the future. 
  • You can't be hopeless if you can choose. 
  • Enough tomorrows will give you a collection of empty yesterdays. –Professor Harold Hill
  • Hoping and wishing are excuses for waiting. 
  • Mark Cuban: Sometimes the best deal is the one you don't do. 
  • The key that works will always be the last one you try
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  • What should you be doing right now? Who gave you that should?
  • My best work is what I’m doing now. 
  • The secret to getting there is to know where you're going. 
  • Which of your strengths best fits the now?
  • Children focus on what they can’t do. Adults focus on what they can do. 
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  • Feel the power of yet. As in “I don't know how to do this yet.”
  • What is your most important quest question right now?
  • If you start by complaining, you are just delaying the game
  • Everything starts with what is.
  • You can't change the past. You can change your future. So which do you focus on? 
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  • You will choose today. Even if you only choose to wait
  • Always set a time to deliver and tell the other person.
  • Always get the delivery time from other people.
  • Perfection is then. Imperfection is now. To live now, live with imperfection.
  • It doesn't matter where you start. What matters is when you start


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