Earl Nightingale

Earl Nightingale (March 12, 1921 – March 28, 1989) was an American radio personality, writer, respected speaker and author, dealing mostly on the subjects of human character development, motivation, excellence and meaningful existence; so named as the "Dean of Personal Development." He was the voice in the early 1950s of Sky King, the hero of a radio adventure series, and was a WGN radio show host from 1950 to 1956. Nightingale was the author of The Strangest Secret, which economist Terry Savage has called “…One of the great motivational books of all time“.

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Earl Nightingale Quotes

Earl Nightingale #Attitude

Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.
Earl Nightingale #Attitude

Always keep that happy attitude. Pretend that you are holding a beautiful fragrant bouquet.
Earl Nightingale #Best

Ideas are elusive, slippery things. Best to keep a pad of paper and a pencil at your bedside, so you can stab them during the night before they get away.
Earl Nightingale #Courage

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination.
Earl Nightingale #Success

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.
Earl Nightingale #Work

Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations.
Earl Nightingale #Work

Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.
Earl Nightingale #Attitude #Change #Great

A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
Earl Nightingale #Best #Time #Work

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
Earl Nightingale #Best #Fear #Time

Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
Earl Nightingale #Family #Future #Learning #Life #Time #Work

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
Earl Nightingale #Imagination #Inspirational #Motivational

We become what we think about.