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Quotes on Habits

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.  ~Richard Whately~

Achieve success in any area of life by identifying the optimum strategies and repeating them until they become habits.  ~Charles J. Givens

Good habits are worth being fanatical about. ~John Irving~

Good habits formed at youth make all the difference. ~Aristotle~

And you don't have to keep them either. They keep you. ~Frank Crane~
In order to change unwanted habits and actions, it is important to take the time to get to know yourself. ~Darren L. Johnson~

Power is the faculty or capacity to act, the strength and potency to accomplish something. It is the vital energy to make choices and decision. It also includes the capacity to overcome deeply embedded habits and to cultivate higher, more effective ones. ~Stephen Covey~

It is hard to let old beliefs go. They are familiar. We are comfortable with them and have spent years building systems and developing habits that depend on them. Like a man who has worn eye glasses so long that he forgets he has them on, we forget that the world looks to us the way, it does because we have become used to seeing it that way through a particular set of lenses. Today, however, we need new lenses. And we need to throw the old ones away. ~ Kenich Ohmae ~

Thoughts lead on to purpose; purpose go forth in action; action from habits; habits decide character, and character fixes our destiny. ~Tryon Edwards ~

A man’s fortune has its form given to it by his habits. ~Anonymous ~

Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, hard to get out of. ~Anonymous ~

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