Entry in progress—B.P.
“If it’s important to you, you’ll find a way: if not, you’ll find an excuse” has been printed on many posters.
Wikipedia: Jim Rohn
Emanuel James “Jim” Rohn (September 17, 1930 – December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker. His rags to riches story played a large part in his work, which influenced others in the personal development industry.
2 October 1957, Omaha (NE) World-Herald, “Iowa Picked by Kiwanians” (AP), pg. 3, col. 1:
Guy V. Keeler, Lawrence, Kas., director of lecture and concernt bureau at the University of Kansas, in his banquet address said “we have too many critics and not enough example.”
Mr. Keeler said, “anybody who wants to, can find a way to do something—anybody who does not want to find a way, will find an excuse.”
10 May 1958, Greensboro (NC)
‘Those who want to do a thing will find a way and those who don’t will find an excuse.”
(Sam D. Bundy, humorist of Farmville.—ed.)
Google News Archive
3 August 1984, Ocala (FL) Star-Banner, “Local Man’s Hobby of Collecting Quotes Used in His Theme Books” by Becky Watson, pg. 4C, col. 4:
“Love will find a way. Indifference will find an excuse.” Author Unknown.
Google News Archive
12 January 1989, The Dispatch (Lexington, NC), “Southmont Has Been Busy With Activity In New Year” by Punkin Stutts, pg. 9, col. 6:
Food for thought: If you want to do something you’ll find a way. If you don’t you’ll find an excuse.
The Consultative-Relationship Way>o?
By Rick Crandall and Aldonna R. Ambler (Institute for Effective Sales and Marketing)
Corte Madera, CA: Select Press
“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way; if you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” — Forbes magazine
Cash in a Flash:
Real Money in No Time
By Robert G. Allen and Mark Victor Hansen
New York, NY: Harmony Books
Someone once said, “If you really want something, you’ll find a way. If you really don’t, you’ll find an excuse.
Finding Your Way:
Timeless and Usable Solutions for Any Leader
By Walter Boston
Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse
I once read, “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way; if you don’t you will find an excuse.”
Inspirations from the Everyday
By Tandy Balson
Victoria, BC: FriesenPress
“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” (Jim Rohn)
when you want something you find a way, when you dont, you find an excuse.
12:45 AM - 23 Jul 2014
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