So I’m talking to my teenage son about having a millionaire mindset. Not easy if you’ve been telling him for years that you can’t afford to buy him the latest x-box or iphone. So we do have money!..would be the reply with ample disgust. I simply ignored the reply and sticked to my mission.
Rule number one, : Don’t lose your money.
Rule number two: refer back to rule number one, -don’t lose your money.
It was mission partially accomplished when it prompted the question of how one should go about protecting money and achieve the targeted mindset. In short, and to keep his interest, I explained some of the basic strategies that included:
Don’t hold your assets in your own name;
Watch out for the tax man. Work closely with your accountant;
Watch out for potential lawsuits. Work closely with your lawyer;
Don’t be in a hurry with any deals;
Read, read and read.
Since he wasn’t impressed with the reading part I gave him the following Millionaire Quotes to get into the right mindset. His favourite actor’s quote obviously ranked tops.
I’m not afraid to die on a treadmill. I will not be outworked. You may be more talented than me. You might be smarter than me. And you may be better looking than me. But if we get on a treadmill together, you are going to get off first or I’m going to die. It’s really that simple. I’m not going to be outworked.
I’m a millionaire, I’m a multi-millionaire. I’m filthy rich. You know why I’m a multi-millionaire? Cause multi-millions like what I do.
Once I began following my own instincts, sales took off and I became a millionaire. And that, I think, is a key secret to every person’s success, be they male or female, banker or p0rnographer:Trust in your gut.
The amount of money you have has got nothing to do with what you earn.. people earning a million dollars a year can have no money and.. People earning $35,000 a year can be quite well off. It’s not what you earn, it’s what you spend.
I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful.
He was a multi-millionaire. Wanna know how he made all of his money? He designed the little diagrams that tell which way to put batteries in.
In Life & in Business, if You want to go FAST, Go Alone, If You want to Go FAR, Go Together.
Anyone can be a millionaire, but to become a billionaire you need an astrologer. Keep your eyes on the stars, learn from the best.
John Pierpont Morgan
If you want something bad enough and you have that desire, you’ll walk to another state or country if you have to.
I demand the best. Sleep is forbidden. If you work for me, you have to roll how I roll. Im not really human. Im like a machine.
Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work.
“Poor people have a big TV. Rich people have a big library.”
How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.
Robert G. Allen
If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we’d all be millionaires.
Abigail Van Buren
Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat.
There is no scientific answer for success. You can’t define it. You’ve simply got to live it and do it.
“There are a lot of millionaires being created in China. We should all be seeking that business, and I think there’s enough to go around.”