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It's Clear and Bright: Self-Confidence, A Napoleon Hill Remix

#2 in a series on Think and Grow Rich (1937) by Napoleon Hill The great strength of Hill’s book is a methodical approach to marshaling our inner resources to achieve our goals and lead lives of significance. One of the building blocks in that approach is his “Self-Confidence Formula” (p. 45 in the Tribeca Books Edition). Continue reading

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Self-Confidence by Napoleon Hill | HighlandsAcademy.org

Know what you want, when you want it, why you want it, and how you intend to get it. — Napoleon Hill, The First Law of Success In The First Law of Success, Napoleon Hill insists that you must begin your new life of success by choosing “A Definite Chief Aim.” Before you begin to study the Second Law of Success, you may want to make a first pass at writing out your chief aim in life. At first, your aim may need some work. Mine began as “to develop and promote a philosophy of life based on the American values of hard work, self-reliance, and independence.” My aim has not changed all that much, but I have added to it the importance of building the communities in which we live.My chief aim misses out much of what is important to me in the American experience: our enthusiasm for new ideas, our courage in the face of adversity, our devotion to family, and our drive to make the world a better place. America is a diverse community that balances progress with conservation and mass produced goods with those produced by hand Continue reading

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