Suggestions for Success

    By H. Jackson Brown


    1. Marry the right person. This one decisions will determine 90% of your happiness or misery
    2. Work on something you enjoy and that’s worthy of your time and talent
    3. Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully
    4. Become the most positive and enthusiastic person you know
    5. Be forgiving of yourself and others
    6. Be generous
    7. Have grateful heart
    8. Persistence, Persistence, Persistence
    9. Discipline yourself to save money on even the most modest salary
    10. Treat everyone you meet like you want to be treated
    11. Commit yourself to constant improvement
    12. Commit yourself to quality
    13. Understand that happiness is not based on possessions, power or prestige, but on relationships with people you love and respect
    14. Be loyal
    15. Be honest
    16. Be a self starter
    17. Be decisive even if it means you’ll sometimes be wrong
    18. Stop blaming others. Take responsibility for every area of your life
    19. Be bold and courageous. When you look back on your life you will regret the things you didn’t do more than the ones you did
    20. Take good care of those you love
    21. Don’t do anything that wouldn’t make your mom proud