Definiteness of Purpose is the starting point of all achievement. All individual achievement begins with the adoption of a definite major purpose and a specific plan for its attainment. Without a purpose and a plan, people drift aimlessly throughout life.
Lack of DMP is the greatest stumbling block of 98 out of every 100 persons because they never define their goals.
You should have one High, Desirable, Outstanding goal and keep it ever before you. You can have many goals that are non-conflicting that help you to reach your major definite goal. It is advisable to have immediate, intermediate, and distant objectives. When you set a definite major goal, you are apt to recognize that which will help you achieve it.
Determine or fix in your mind exactly what you desire. Be definite. Evaluate and determine exactly what you will give in return. Set a definite date as to exactly when you intend to possess it. Identify your desire with a definite plan for carrying out and achieving your objective- put your plan into ACTION at once.
Clearly define your plan for achievement. Write clearly and concisely EXACTLY what you want, EXACTLY when you want to achieve it, and EXACTLY what you intend to give in return. Each and every day, morning and evening, read your written statement aloud. As you read, see, feel and BELIEVE yourself already in possession of your objective.
Engage in personal inspection with regularity to determine whether you are on the right track and headed in the right direction so that you don’t deviate from the path that leads to the achievement of your objective.
To guarantee success: engage daily in Study, Thinking, and planning time with PMA, regarding yourself, and family, and how you can achieve your definite goals.