THE STARTING POINT OF ALL ACHIEVEMENT
The First Step toward Riches
Every time I read this chapter I end up with the best of intentions. It is no good having a passionate desire if you do not follow the steps contained in this chapter. These being:
‘The method by which DESIRE for riches can be transmuted into its financial
First. Fix in your mind the exact amount of money you desire. It is not sufficient
Second. Determine exactly what you intend to give in return for the money you
Third. Establish a definite date when you intend to possess the money you
Fourth. Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire, and begin at once,
Fifth. Write out a clear, concise statement of the amount of money you intend
Sixth. Read your written statement aloud, twice daily, once just before retiring
It is important that you follow the instructions described in these six steps. It
In my case I can and have followed the steps initially with passion but it is the sixth step that becomes my downfall every time. I have trouble convincing myself of actually seeing the object of my passion although every day it is the upper most desire in my thoughts.
Hill’s examples are really inspirational to me and I am committed to not give up on my passionate desires and I will continue to pursue them and never quit. It is the need to increase my faith and emotional commitments to the desires and certainly not look back for I have burnt bridges in getting to where I am.
Thank you all for my journey so far particularly to Michael and Linda and also Ben who at times brings me back to my passionate desires.
Canberra, ACT, Australia.