Evan Carmichael is a Canadian entrepreneur who helps start up companies with their social media marketing strategies.
This entrepreneur is very popular in his business and on his YouTube channel. They share success with other entrepreneurs.
These quotes are taken from Evan Carmichael’s inspiring book, I Will Take You By The Hand, to help you have a good start on your journey toward success.
12 Powerful Evan Carmichael Quotes
The way to deal with rejection is to get started regardless of your circumstances. If you are having a bad day, there is an opportunity somewhere to fix things.
Good motivations = good intentions, or a desire on your part for good.
If you keep your reasons in the forefront of your mind, you’ll have no reason to feel criticized.
You’re already a better programmer than most people because you know how to debug yourself. You don’t need to be reminded of your accomplishments like this.
If you want to be respected for what you do, you’ve got to care about it.
I am constantly putting myself out there. I am constantly trying to get my name out there and I am constantly trying to build my brand.
Know in your heart that you deserve to feel loved, cared for, and valued by someone else. You deserve to feel a part of something, to belong somewhere, and to be accepted. Don’t settle for someone who can’t give you that.
I believe that the problem is that I don’t have a plan for this problem yet. I have only made small changes so far (mostly small fixes).
Here is what my draft looks like.
That was really just the beginning…
This quote is a reminder to keep searching for those people who not only want to help us, but appreciate the benefits you’re able to bring to them.
Take consistent action everyday until you reach your goals and believe that you can do it.
All the examples of people who have achieved their dreams, not one of them believed that they couldn’t do it. If they did, we wouldn’t know about them.
Keep fighting towards your goal.
You’re the one who will accomplish your goals.
Remember that just like building a relationship, you have to work at it.
Evan Carmichael said that nobody wants to fail, but they can’t let the fear of failing prevent them from making important decisions in their life.
You can avoid a failed deployment by building in a rollback in case something goes wrong. That way your code can be more robust and you also avoid having to maintain two versions of it just in case something goes wrong.
I didn’t always have the courage to move past my fears. But instead I moved toward the thing that matters to me.
Until you prove yourself, you are going to have people doubt your ability to succeed. Ignore them and believe in yourself.
Do not listen to the doubters. If you cannot see or hear your dreams, if you think you’ll never accomplish what you want, go ahead and quit.
You don’t want to let that niggling doubt get bigger than you.
In the case of the study, while the researcher didn’t have any idea of the probability of each of the six different outcomes. However, he did know the total number of people in the two groups and the number of people who responded to each question. He also knew how many people got a different answer than the majority and still managed to make the right decision.
There is no better place for procrastination than on your own turf. Especially when you are in the middle of making a move. You can over analyze the decision and get so distracted that you end up not making the move at all.
Get information needed, check for the minimum, follow it up with action. Or you’ll never be certain.
When you start telling people “I’m not settling,” you lose.
There are other ways of looking at this, of course, but I think the point of the video is to emphasize that he knows exactly how to find a good idea and then execute on it. If anything, the video has done exactly that.
No matter what you’re going through, no matter what the situation is, you must stay true to yourself.
Because more is beats less every single time.
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I think that we can make one of the most important aspects of running fast more fun by introducing fear into the equation.
An example of this is an app that let you know what type of food was being served nearby. It was a zoo app that let you know what the animals were eating.
If you want to do it, it’s the best thing you can do, you have to have a certain fear of failure and a fear of success.
If it’s not going to kill you, you have nothing to be afraid of. Logically, if the benefits massively outweigh the negatives, the next best step is to get started and adjust along the way.
You can’t escape the fact that you were born into a world that is not designed to make you happy. No matter how hard you think you should try. You will fail.
The odds were stacked against every single person who’s set an example for one accomplishment or another, but that didn’t stop them from making it happen. Believe in yourself.
So what I am trying to say is that if you believe in yourself, others will believe in you and if you tell them about your dream, they will help you achieve it.
I am not sure I want to know.
If you believe you can do something, chances are others will believe that you can do it too.
Children are the most likely group of people to become easily influenced.
If you are not sure about who you are or to what you are destined, and you don’t believe in yourself or your dreams, you are sending a message to children, who are the most impressionable.
Think positive and believe in yourself. And don’t ever stop believing in what’s possible for you.
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In this movie, Evan Carmichael said, “I think that what we’ve seen here is a reflection of us, and a reflection of a society that feels threatened by change, and I think we have to be more than just a reflection”.
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