Posts Tagged ‘earl nightingale’

Three Rules For Making Yourself More Creative And Generate Money-Making Ideas On Demand

By: Dan Kennedy on: January 2nd, 2015 3 Comments

“A single thought can revolutionize your life as it did mine. A single thought can make you rich or it can land you in prison for the rest of your life.”—Earl Nightingale, Personal Development Pioneer, Motivational Speaker and Author When I heard Earl make this statement, a light bulb went off for me. What I got from it was that you do not necessarily need either genius or persistence to enjoy a few prosperous years.[…]


Three Of The Most Influential Books I Ever Read

By: Dan Kennedy on: July 26th, 2012 35 Comments

Recently, Bengal’s cornerback, Adam “Pacman” Jones went to the NFL Rookie Symposium to tell players what NOT to do. Relaying a story on how he blew over $1 Million in one weekend, he gave NFL players a money management lesson that hopefully will have significant influence on them. It’s helpful when someone can make something so crystal clear that you can avoid mistakes and shortcut success simply by reading or hearing their advice—and then taking[…]


When Things Don’t Go As Planned

By: Dan Kennedy on: August 26th, 2009 11 Comments

The moral of Earl Nightingale’s greener pastures story is, nobody’s business or life is perfect, and the most perfect of another’s situations is rarely as good as it seems from afar. It would be dangerous to trade, even with the person you might envy most, based only on observations from a distance. It’s usually better to work at making your own “house” better and more to your liking than to envy or swap for another.[…]