Andrew Carnegie Quotes

Andrew Carnegie Quotes:  Discover How to Find a Mentor.

andrew-carnegieAndrew Carnegie was a Scottish-American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry. He is often identified as one of the richest people, as well as one of the richest Americans ever as well as a mentor to thousands of young entrepreneurs.  Carnegie has often reminded business people the importance of finding a great mentor.

Carnegie built a leadership role as a philanthropist for the United States and the British Empire. Before he passed away, he gave almost $350 million to charities, foundations, and universities. In today’s economy, that money would have been worth around $78 billion.

Here’s our collection of empowering Andrew Carnegie quotes:

1. “A sunny disposition is worth more than fortune. Young people should know that it can be cultivated; that the mind, like the body can be moved for the shade into sunshine.” – Andrew Carnegie

2. “And the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual but it’s best for the race because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.” – Andrew Carnegie

3. “Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was because you wanted something. Aim for the highest and when it’s a question of God’s almighty spirit. Never say I can’t.” – Andrew Carnegie

4. “I did not understand steam machinery but I tried to understand much more complicated mechanism; – man.” – Andrew Carnegie

5. “It is the mind that makes the body rich.” – Andrew Carnegie

6. “No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.” – Andrew Carnegie

7. “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” – Andrew Carnegie

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8. “The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.” – Andrew Carnegie

9. “There is no class as pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else.” – Andrew Carnegie

 

10. “You cannot push anyone up a ladder unless he is willing to climb a little.” – Andrew Carnegie

11. “Aim for the highest.” – Andrew Carnegie

12. “As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.”– Andrew Carnegie

13. “He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. he that dare not is a slave.” – Andrew Carnegie

14. “I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution.” – Andrew Carnegie

15. “Mr. Morgan buys his partners, I grow my own.” – Andrew Carnegie

16. “No person will make a great business; who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.” – Andrew Carnegie

17. “The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world will take off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity and the world will stand on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%” – Andrew Carnegie

18. “The secret of happiness is renunciation.” – Andrew Carnegie

19. “Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!” – Andrew Carnegie

21. “All achievements, all earned riches have their beginning in an idea.” – Andrew Carnegie

22. “Concentrate your energy, your thoughts and your capital.” – Andrew Carnegie

23. “I began to learn what poverty meant. It was burnt in my heart then that my father had to beg for work and there came the resolve that I would cure that when I got to be a man.” – Andrew Carnegie

24. “I shall argue that strong men conversely know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater purpose.” – Andrew Carnegie

25. “My motto is concentration. First honesty; then industry and then concentration.”– Andrew Carnegie

26. “People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.” – Andrew Carnegie

27. “The first man gets the oyster, the second gets the shell.” – Andrew Carnegie

28. “The secret of success lies not in doing your own work but in recognizing the best person to do it.” – Andrew Carnegie

29. “Watch the costs and the profits will take care of themselves.” – Andrew Carnegie

30. “All honor’s wounds are self-inflicted.” – Andrew Carnegie

31. “Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.” – Andrew Carnegie

32. “I believe that the true road to per-eminent success in any line is to make yourself master of that line.” – Andrew Carnegie

33. “I would as soon leave my son a curse as the almighty dollar.” – Andrew Carnegie

34. “No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.” – Andrew Carnegie

35. “Success can be attained in any branch of labor. There’s always room at the top in every pursuit.” –  Andrew Carnegie

36. “The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he justly entitled.” – Andrew Carnegie

38. “Whatever I engage in, I push inordinately.” – Andrew Carnegie

39. “And here is the prime condition of success, the great secret. Concentrate your energy, thoughts and capital exclusively upon the business in which you are engaged in. Having begun in one line, resolve to fight it out on that line; to lead in it. Adopt every improvement, have the best machinery and know the most about it.” – Andrew Carnegie

40. “Don’t look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.” – Andrew Carnegie

41. “I can’t afford to pay them any other way.” – Andrew Carnegie

42. “Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.” – Andrew Carnegie

43. “No man becomes rich without himself enriching others.” – Andrew Carnegie

44. “Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of his community.” – Andrew Carnegie

45. “The man who dies rich dies in disgrace.” – Andrew Carnegie

46. “There is little success, where there is little laughter.” – Andrew Carnegie

47. “When I did big things, some large corporations like the Pennsylvania Railroad Company were behind me and responsible party.” – Andrew Carnegie

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Coaching Creates Lasting Change

How To Get LASTING CHANGE? There is a right path and it requires Consistency!

Coaching Creates Lasting Change. Tony Robbins - Amazing Biz Secrets.comYou must have a sound plan and you must commit to mastery to what you want to accomplish.  You must have a workable plan and work the plan with consistency.  Coaching creates the power you need and utilizing a mentor’s knowledge is invaluable. Creating a life of lasting change can be a game changer.  One of the biggest SECRETS among truly successful people is this; NEARLY ALL SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE HAVE HAD OR ARE CURRENTLY UTILIZING THE SKILLS OF A MENTOR OR COACH.

A person who is already a winner can guide you to the results you need.

Watch this incredible video. Here’s the most popular and most successful mentor and coach in modern times.  Nearly all successful people utilize the strategies of a coach. It’s usually a short-cut to success.

Knowledge is power. A mentor or coach who knows how to win through the struggles of life is a valuable person indeed. A powerful coach can provide the steps to move mountains. A coach can create an explosion of progress. Measuring your progress is very important. You must have a system to get better and to get lasting change.

There are Two Keys to Successful Living.  Consistency and Persistency.

Next year will come no matter what.  Why not make it the best year of your life? Today is the first day of the rest of your life and it can get even better. Get a mentor or coach today.  There is nothing more rewarding than being the best you can be at whatever you wish to do.  Mentors can also make life long friends.

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Discover more about finding a great coach or mentor.  There are various courses available as well.  Click Here.