Born Leslie Calvin(Les) Brown is an American politician, international motivational speaker and thought leader. Les Brown is a twin and got abandoned at childhood. He was labelled as ineducable which means he can’t be taught. Years down the line, he has proven such sentiments wrong to by proclaiming profound statements into his life. I present a few of them here to you as a gift

Here are my top picks from Les Brown

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2. “Listen to yourself the voice that’s in your Heart not your head, it will lead you to your Goal.”

 

3. “There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.”

 

4. “You have to be willing to allow the person you are today to DIE so that you can give birth to the person you are meant to become.”

 

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

 

6. “You don’t have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great.”

 

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8. “Life has no limitations; except the ones you make.”

 

9. “The graveyard is the richest place on earth, because it is here that you will find all the hopes and dreams that were never fulfilled, the books that were never written, the songs that were never sung, the inventions that were never shared, the cures that were never discovered, all because someone was too afraid to take that first step, keep with the problem, or determined to carry out their dream.”

 

10. “The greatest revenge is massive success.”

 

11. “Live out of your imagination instead of out of your memory.”

 

12. “Most people fail in life not because they aim too high and miss, but because they aim too low and hit.”

 

13. “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.”

 

14. “Align yourself with people that you can learn from, people who want more out of life, people who are stretching and searching and seeking some higher ground in life.”

 

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15. “I will heighten my life by helping others heighten theirs.”

 

16. “Perfection does not exist — you can always do better and you can always grow.”

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18. “Don’t let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you. Instead give to yourself that which empowers you.”
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19. “Everything you do and every decision you make should be from a place of good. You should always be striving to make the world a better place.”
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20. “If you don’t program yourself, life will program you.”
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22. To sit on an idea or fail to act on a goal is not really goal-setting, but wishful thinking.
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23. “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.”
Les Brown

24. Ask yourself if you’re one of the good people who successful people want to be around.
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25. “Act the way you want to be and soon you’ll be the way you act.”
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26. It is important to surround yourself with people who life you up, encourage you, share your vision and inspire you.
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28. Success is both very personal and relative, depending on where you would like to be in your own life.
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29. No one can continually insult you or hurt your feelings without your permission.
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30. Each of us owes someone. We all benefit by reaching out and helping others.
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32. “You can make decisions like that about your life. If you are carrying strong feeling about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present. You have to get rid of them.”
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33. “YOU decide what your limits are, and YOU decide your level of success. You are responsible for the time that you spend on this planet.”
Les Brown

34. “I often speak to people who wonder why they continue to fail. In many situations, they are concentrating their efforts in the wrong places period.”
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35. “If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone, then you are forced to expand your consciousness and to strive and achieve.”
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37. There are people who are wise enough and motivated enough to change their lives and live their dreams, and then there are those who need a kick in the pants to change their ways.
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38. Fear does not have any special power unless you empower it by submitting to it. You can accept that you are afraid and then move on.
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39. If you have children who love and respect you, this too can be a sign of your success.
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41. “I have learned that to get out of life what I expect, I must commit myself to beginning each day by concentrating on positive thoughts and focusing on my goals.”
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42. “You can complain about the direction of your life all you want, but until you sit in the driver’s seat and begin to drive yourself, you aren’t going to get where you want to go!”
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43. “It’s important to me that money not be important to me.”
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44. “When you want something, you have to be willing to pay your dues.”
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46. We have the capacity to change, to lead meaningful and productive lives by awakening our consciousness.
Les Brown

47. Dealing with life means taking advantage of each new challenge as an opportunity to learn and accomplish something new.
Les Brown

48. I don’t dwell on the things that are too late to fix, but I do my best to get life’s lessons and put them into action.
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50. “One of the most essential things you need to do for yourself is to choose a goal that is important to you.”
Les Brown

51. “Perfection does not exist – you can always do better and you can always grow.”
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52. “Get your ideas on paper and study them. Do not let them go to waste!”
Les Brown

53. “You must take action now that will move you towards your goals. Develop a sense of urgency in your life.”
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54. “You don’t get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.”
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“A person with the right attitude says to himself or herself, I may be here in this situation, but it doesn’t mean I have to stay here. When faced with a challenge, do you ask: why me? Or do you accept the opportunity for you to grow?” Les Brown

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56. Reading about the lives of other achievers and their impact on our world inspires me to continue to help others realize their greatness.
Les Brown

57. Very often, the biggest hurdle in reaching a goal is getting started. And the second biggest hurdle is getting started in the right direction.
Les Brown

58. Without a solid, realistic and detailed plan, the goal is nothing more than a pipe dream. And without the commitment to follow through on that plan and put forth the necessary effort, the dream is nothing more than a good intention.
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60. “Honor your commitments with integrity.”
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61. “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.”
Les Brown

62. Making things happen in your life requires a faith, or an ability to believe that is unshakable, regardless of your circumstances.
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64. If you allow your self-esteem to erode, your fear will eat at you; ultimately it could destroy you.
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65. Life is more meaningful when you are always looking to grow and working toward a goal.
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66. Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.
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67. Not having goals is like having no idea where you want to go when you step up to an airline counter to buy a ticket.
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69. Negatively charged people sit on their “buts.” Monitor your language. Listen to the way you respond to questions and situations.
Les Brown

70. When you don’t move on life, life moves on you.
Les Brown

 

Les Brown has inspired Millions of people into massive action and success. I hope this collection was beneficial to you. Kindly share with me in the comments section your favorite one.

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My name is Enoch Weguri Kabange, I am the CEO & Founder of WordInspired Media. I am a dream chaser who has gained a wealth of knowledge in entrepreneurship and personal development over the past years through self-education. My mission is to inspire millions of people to become entrepreneurs by motivating them to their greatness that resides within them.

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  1. Andrews H.H Malm Reply

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

    • Enoch Weguri Kabange Reply

      Those are of the past. Concentrate on the present and Move on to the future

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