As a man thinketh in his heart, so shall he be
The Bible says, as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he
As a man thinketh, so is he, and as a man chooseth, so is he.
The art of thinking is the greatest art of all, for 'as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.' The thinker knows he is today where his thoughts have taken him and that he is building his future by the quality of the thoughts he thinks.
By consequence, or train of thoughts, I understand that succession of one thought to another which is called, to distinguish it from discourse in words, mental discourse. When a man thinketh on anything whatsoever, his next thought after is not altogether so casual as it seems to be. Not every thought to every thought succeeds indifferently.
The Bible says, as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.