James Allen

British philosophical writer

Lived from: 1864-1912

Category: Writers (Contemporary)

Quotes: James Allen

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    The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
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    Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
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    Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
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    The law of harvest is to reap more than you sow. Sow an act, and you reap a habit. Sow a habit and you reap a character. Sow a character and you reap a destiny.
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    You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration.
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    A man is literally what he thinks
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    A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
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    A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
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    Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
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    All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
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    For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?
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    Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
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    Harmony is one phase of the law whose spiritual expression is love.
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    He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
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    If you real desire is to be good, there is no need to wait for the money before you do it; you can do it now, this very moment, and just where you are.
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