Lao Tzu said, Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.” Self- mastery is power. you can’t master other people if you don’t know who you really are.
To master other people, you must first master yourself.
To know other people, you must first know yourself.
To make other people happy, you must first make yourself happy.
To love other people, you must first love yourself. Why is that? Because you can’t give what you don’t have.
“Before you can develop other people, you must first develop yourself.”
Here are some quotes you can apply immediately:
“You don’t have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things- to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.”- Edmund Hillary
“People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things.”– Edmund Hillary
“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.”- Edmund Hillary