The difference between winners and losers

Winners are part of the answer;
Losers are part of the problem.

Winners sees a solution to every problem;
Losers see a problem for every solution.

Winners have a plan;
Losers have an excuse.

Winners say, “Let me do it for you”;
Losers say, “That’s not my job.”

Winners say, “It may be difficult but it is possible”;
Losers say, “It may be possible but it is too difficult.”

When winners make a mistake, they say, “I was wrong”;
When losers make a mistake, they say, “It wasn’t my fault.”

Winners say, “I must do something”;
Losers say, “Something must be done.”

Winners are a part of the team;
Losers are apart from the team.

Winners see the gain;
Losers see the pain.

Winners see possibilities;
Losers see problems.

Winners believe in win-win;
Losers believe for them to win someone has to lose.

Winners use hard arguments but soft words;
Losers use soft arguments but hard words.

Winners stand firm on values but compromise on petty things;
Losers stand firm on petty things but compromise on values.

Winners translate dreams into reality;
Losers translate reality into dreams.

Winners empower;
Losers control.

Winners are part of the solution;
Losers are part of the problem.

Winners are not afraid of losing;
Losers are afraid of winning.

Winners say, I was wrong;
Losers say, It was not my fault.

Winners make time;
Losers waste time.

Winners say, I’m good but not as good as I can be;
Losers say, I’m not as bad as a lot of other people.

Winners listen to what others say;
Losers wait until it’s their turn to talk.

Winners catch others doing things right;
Losers catch others doing things wrong.

Winners learn from others;
Losers resent others

Winners see opportunities;
Losers see problems.

Winners say, There ought to be a better way;
Losers say, That’s the way it’s always been done.

Winners celebrate others;
Losers complain about others.

Winners expect success;
Losers expect failure

Winners do it;
Losers talk about doing it.

Winners say, I’ll plan to do that;
Losers say, I’ll try to do that.

Winners make it happen;
Losers let it happen.

Winners plan and prepare;
Losers hope for things to happen to them.


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