Inspirational Napoleon Hill Quotes

Inspirational Napoleon Hill Quotes

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.


Action is the real measure of intelligence.


 Edison failed 10,000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.


Money without brains is always dangerous.


Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.


 Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.


 Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.


A goal is a dream with a deadline.


Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.


No man is ever whipped until he quits in his own mind.


 Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.


What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.



Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.


Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.


If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.


It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.


Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.



The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.

First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.


 If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.


Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.


Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.


Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.