One Step at a Time – Principle 7


“Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can make only one step at a time.”



“To get through the hardest journey, we need to take only one step at a time, but we must keep on stepping.”

Chinese Proverb


“I have learned to live my life one step, one breath, and one moment at a time, but it was a long road. I set out on a journey of love, seeking truth, peace, and understanding. I am still learning.”

Muhammad Ali


“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching (6th century BCE)


“Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.”

Vincent Van Gogh


“… implementation intentions only work when you focus on one thing at a time. In fact, researchers found that people who tried to accomplish multiple goals were less committed and less likely to succeed than those who focused on a single goal.”

The Scientific Argument for Mastering One Thing at a Time (jamesclear.com)



“Every great journey starts with a single step.”

Maya Angelou, Wouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now



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