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About Napoleon Hill
Napoleon Hill was an astute American author who gained lots of fame after publishing his 1937 self-help book titled “Think and Grow Rich”. Some of his other popular books in clued such titles as “The Law of Success” and “Outwitting the Devil”.
- James Monroe Hill (father)
- Sarah Sylvania (mother)
- Florence Elizabeth Horner (married from 1910 to 1935)
- Rosa Lee Beeland (divorced in 1940)
- Annie Lou Norman (married in 1943)
He began writing when he was 13 years old.
He was influenced by Andrew Carnegie, a philanthropist and industrialist.
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Famous quotes by Napoleon Hill
Action is the real measure of intelligence.Napoleon Hill
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.Napoleon Hill
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.Napoleon Hill
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.Napoleon Hill
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.Napoleon Hill
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.Napoleon Hill
Education comes from within you get it by struggle and effort and thought.Napoleon Hill
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.Napoleon Hill
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit.Napoleon Hill
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success.Napoleon Hill
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.Napoleon Hill
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.Napoleon Hill
Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.Napoleon Hill
Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing.Napoleon Hill
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.Napoleon Hill
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.Napoleon Hill
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.Napoleon Hill
It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.Napoleon Hill
Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.Napoleon Hill
Money without brains is always dangerous.Napoleon Hill
More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.Napoleon Hill
Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.Napoleon Hill
Nature cannot be tricked or cheated. She will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price.Napoleon Hill
No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.Napoleon Hill
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.Napoleon Hill
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.Napoleon Hill
Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.Napoleon Hill
The best way to sell yourself to others is first to sell the others to yourself.Napoleon Hill
The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.Napoleon Hill
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.Napoleon Hill
The starting point of all achievement is desire.Napoleon Hill
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.Napoleon Hill
Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.Napoleon Hill
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow man.Napoleon Hill
We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.Napoleon Hill
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.Napoleon Hill
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.Napoleon Hill
Napoleon Hill's Popularity
Napoleon Hill was a famous American author and philosopher, who was born on October 26, 1883. As a person born on this date, Napoleon Hill is listed in our database as the 95th most popular celebrity for the day (October 26) and the 30th most popular for the year (1883).
People born on October 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Napoleon Hill is the 2911th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Napoleon Hill's birthday, Napoleon Hill is the 17705th most famous American.
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