Bob Fraser, based in Hollywood, is an actor, director, writer, producer, acting coach, and author of “You Must Act! The Bible of Acting” Success.”
For me, he is a trusted resource from time to time for handy materials, books, and career guidance.
Here’s a little inspiration that arrived in today’s email.
The Success Creed …by Bob Fraser
This is a short ‘exercise’ that can help you to get
where you want to go.
Simply say these words each day – until they become
Does it work? You bet.
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I have decided to succeed.
I now know that this decision is critical – it will
determine the results I get.
Furthermore, I have decided to succeed wildly.
I will make enough money to become financially secure
and comfortable – with plenty left over to do good
and make a real difference in the lives of people I
Because I know that it takes just as much effort to
think big as it does to think small – I will think
big. I will also work hard – very hard.
Success that is permanent and sustained will require
massive effort on my part.
Overnight success is a fiction.
I cannot plan for fictional success.
Reality is not optional.
The secret to achieving my goals is my own belief that
I can do it. Once I am in this frame of mind, I have
All that remains to do is to execute my plan.
It’s not what I achieve in the end that matters – it’s
who I become in the process.
Failure is just an event.
(Repeat as needed.)