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Chapter 3 - Faith
Hill writes "It is a well known fact that one comes, finally, to BELIEVE whatever
one repeats to one’s self, whether the statement be true or false. If a man repeats
a lie over and over, he will eventually accept the lie as truth. Moreover, he will
BELIEVE it to be the truth. Every man is what he is, because of the DOMINATING
THOUGHTS which he permits to occupy his mind. Thoughts which a man deliberately
places in his own mind, and encourages with sympathy, and with which he mixes
any one or more of the emotions, constitute the motivating forces, which direct and
control his every movement, act, and deed!"
In other words, we do the things we do because of who we think we are. We can
change who we think we are by changing our thoughts. It is said if we want to
attain a certain level in our business we need to think and behave and live daily
as a person who is already at that level in business.
Hill tells us "Perfection will come through practice. It cannot come by merely
Michael Dlouhy tells us "If you knew you could not fail, how differently would you
live your life?"
If we knew we could be a Diamond in our business how differently would we live
our life now, today? Would we do the same things we are doing now? What things
would we change?
Cullen Hightower tells us "Faith is building on what you know is here, so you can
reach what you know is there."
We can know we are living in faith with what we want to accomplish by looking at
how we are living our lives daily. Are we thinking as a Diamond? Are we living as
William James says "There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's
lack of faith in his true Self."
What we say to ourselves is what we become. So, let's say to ourselves, we are
a Diamond and live daily as a Diamond.