It takes a lot more energy to fail than to succeed, since it takes a lot of concentrated energy to hold on to beliefs that don't work.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
Henri Frederic Amiel
For purposes of action nothing is more useful than narrowness of thought combined with energy of will.
It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.
When you are in the valley, keep your goal firmly in view and you will get the renewed energy to continue the climb.
Do you remember the things you were worrying about a year ago? How did they work out? Didn't you waste a lot of fruitless energy on account of most of them? Didn't most of them turn out all right after all?
Goals provide the energy source that powers our lives. One of the best ways we can get the most from the energy we have is to focus it. That is what goals can do for us; concentrate our energy.
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
Claude M. Bristol
One essential to success is that your desire be an all-obsessing one, your thoughts and aim be coordinated, and your energy be concentrated and applied without letup.
Just as your car runs more smoothly and requires less energy to go faster and farther when the wheels are in perfect alignment, you perform better when your thoughts, feelings, emotions, goals, and values are in balance.
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