Les Brown quotes

Les Brown


You need to be HUNGRY!

Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars.

Don’t let someone else’s opinion of you become your reality.

Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.

We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams.

Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers.

Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.

If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.

Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.

Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.

When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.

Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.

If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.

It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.

Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.

All of us need to grow continuously in our lives.

Unlike productions in the other arts, all television shows are born to destroy two other shows.

Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.

You take on the responsibility for making your dream a reality.

If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.

Just because Fate doesn’t deal you the right cards, it doesn’t mean you should give up.
It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.

You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.

You need to make a commitment, and once you make it, then life will give you some answers.

Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it.
Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.

Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.

You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.

Forgive those who have hurt you.

Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.

A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.

If you fall, fall on your back. If you can look up, you can get up.

Honor your commitments with integrity.

Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

Other people’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.

I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences,
ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop,
even if it is in flames.

If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone, then you are forced to expand your consciousness.

The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.

There are winners, there are losers and there are people who have not yet learned how to win.

Goals help you channel your energy into action.

In day-to-day commerce,
television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers.
People are the merchandise, not the shows.
The shows are merely the bait.