Les Brown

(Leslie Calvin "Les" Brown)

Les Brown
Les Brown
  • Born: February 17, 1945
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Businessman









Leslie Calvin "Les" Brown is an American motivational speaker, author, radio DJ, former television host, and former politician. As a politician, he is a former member of the Ohio House of Representatives. As a motivational speaker, he uses the catch phrase "it's possible!" and teaches people to follow their dreams as he learned to do. He was the host of The Les Brown Show.

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A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. Life
All of us need to grow continuously in our lives.
Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.
Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality.
Easy is not an option!
Forgive those who have hurt you.
Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.
Goals help you channel your energy into action.
Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.
Honor your commitments with integrity.
I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.
I think of myself as a catalyst of action and a messenger of hope, turning people onto themselves and turning people onto their dreams. Hope
If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.
If you fall, fall on your back. If you can look up, you can get up.
If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.
In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait. Business, Commerce & Finance
In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.
It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.
Just because Fate doesn't deal you the right cards, it doesn't mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.
Life has no limitations, except the ones you make. Life
Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner. Life
Make each day count by setting specific goals to succeed, then putting forth every effort to exceed your own expectations.
Other people's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
Our ability to handle life's challenges is a measure of our strength of character. Life
Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.
Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars.
The best gifts are those we not only cherish but put to use.
The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today. Life
There are winners, there are losers and there are people who have not yet learned how to win.
Today, you expand or you are expendable.
Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
Unlike productions in the other arts, all television shows are born to destroy two other shows.
Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.
We are living in very challenging times. Pressured in the workplace and stressed out at home, people are trying to make sense of their lives.
We have to live life with a sense of urgency so not a minute is wasted. Life
We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams. Life
We were all born with a certain degree of power. The key to success is discovering this innate power and using it daily to deal with whatever challenges come our way. Power ;Success
When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up. Life
You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.
You don't get what you want in life. You get who you are! Life
You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.
You need to make a commitment, and once you make it, then life will give you some answers. Life
You take on the responsibility for making your dream a reality.
Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers. Families, Children & Parenting
Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life. Life
Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.

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