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Eat That Frog! Quotes

One of the very worst uses of time is to do something very well that need not to be done at all.
...you cannot eat every tadpole and frog in the pond, but you can eat the biggest and ugliest one, and that will be enough, at least for the time being.
If you have to eat two frogs, eat the ugliest one first." This is another way of saying that if you have two important tasks before you, start with the biggest, hardest, and most important task first.
The hardest part of any important task is getting started on it in the first place. Once you actually begin work on a valuable task, you seem to be naturally motivated to continue.
Do not wait; the time will never be "just right." Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along. NAPOLEON HILL.
Everyone procrastinates. The difference between high performers and low performers is largely determined by what they choose to procrastinate on.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement. The bigger your goals and the clearer they are, the more excited you become about achieving them. The more you think about your goals, the greater becomes your inner drive and desire to accomplish them.
People who take a long view of their lives and careers always seem to make much better decisions about their time and activities than people who give very little thought to the future.
The Key to Success is Action.
The most valuable tasks you can do each day are often the hardest and most complex. But the payoff and rewards for completing these tasks efficiently can be tremendous.
This is a wonderful time to be alive. There have never been more possibilities and opportunities for you to achieve more of your goals than exist today.
As Pat Riley, the basketball coach, said, "Anytime you stop striving to get better, you're bound to get worse.
The law of Forced Efficiency says that "There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing.
There is an old saying that "by the yard it's hard; but inch by inch, anything's a cinch!.