The 12 Commandments of Wealth

The latest issue of Reader’s Digest offers this list, adapted from The Richest Man in Town, by W. Randall Jones. Anyone wanna add a few items?

  1. Seek money for money’s sake and ye shall not find.
  2. Find your perfect pitch. (Know your strengths and weaknesses.)
  3. Be your own boss.
  4. Get addicted to ambition.
  5. Wake up early. Be early.
  6. Don’t set goals — execute or get executed.
  7. Fail so you can succeed.
  8. Location doesn’t matter. Success can take place anywhere.
  9. Moor yourself to morals.
  10. Say yes to sales.
  11. Borrow from the best — and the worst.
  12. Never retire.
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The 12 Commandments of Wealth — 2 Comments

  1. Find a hero worth emulating. Figure out what makes this person a hero to you and you’ll find the qualities you need to improve in yourself.