The Difference Between Winners and Losers

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning.

The winner always has a plan and is prepared; the loser always has an excuse.

The winner says “it may be difficult but it’s possible”; the loser says “it may be possible but it’s too difficult.”

7892040998_589fe7a81cThe winner shows up early and stays late; the loser shows up late and leaves early.

The winner sees a green near every sand trap; the loser sees two or three sand traps near every green.

The winner looks for an answer to every problem; the loser looks for a problem in every answer.

The winner takes action; the loser procrastinates.

The winner hears “no” and keeps going; the loser fears “no” and never starts.

The winner swings and misses but because he is always swinging, connects for a big hit every now and then; the loser is afraid to miss so never takes a swing.

The winner listens herself into a sale; the loser talks herself out of a sale.3298469783_13bb4d231c

The winner is always part of the solution; The loser is always part of the problem.

The winner stays focused on the task at hand; the loser can’t see opportunity right in front of him.

The winner builds relationships, solves problems and has fun.

Choose to be a winner this week.

 

 

 

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