Ed Mylett is regarded as one of the world’s best business leaders, peak performance specialists, and keynote speakers.

While many leaders and lecturers simply “talk the talk,” Ed is a self-made millionaire who has developed one of the world’s most successful financial services companies.

Let’s go through some of his most popular quotes.


Ed Mylett Quotes to Inspire and Motivate You

The pathway to happiness is growth. ~ Ed Mylett

You must generate life momentum and the way we do that is with small wins. Small wins beget big wins. ~ Ed Mylett

Fear blocks us from our gifts. On the other side of fear a gift will be revealed to you. ~ Ed Mylett

I’m not a ‘self-made millionaire’. I’m a team-made millionaire. Other people helped me get there. Nobody does anything great alone. ~ Ed Mylett

School teaches people that learning is the key, but knowledge isn’t powerful unless it’s applied. What separates you from the rest of the pack is not necessarily what you know, but your ability to apply that knowledge and execute. ~ Ed Mylett

The number one addiction in the world today is the addiction to other people’s approval. ~ Ed Mylett

A real friendship is not about what you can get, but what you can give. Real friendship is about making sacrifices and investing in people to help them improve their lives. ~ Ed Mylett

I’m here to tell you that maxing out your life means that you can and should, have it all. You do not have to choose between material dreams and a dream that involves helping people. Don’t buy into the fallacy that you cannot have it all, that life is that limited. ~ Ed Mylett

The instant you accept responsibility for everything in your life is the moment you acquire the power to change it. ~ Ed Mylett

Whoever is trying to bring you down is beneath you. They can make no impact on your life as long as you don’t let them. ~ Ed Mylett

People respond to energy, much more than they do to words. They respond to what they feel, not what they hear and see. Hearing and seeing are real low-level influences. Energy, spirit, transfer of energy is what people respond to. ~ Ed Mylett

You can’t transfer to me that which you do not feel yourself. ~ Ed Mylett

You want to do something for your self-esteem? Start doing things no freaking crazy person would. ~ Ed Mylett

Winning in life goes to those with the best work ethic and the most information. ~ Ed Mylett

Life’s going to give you—ultimately—what you’ll fight for. ~ Ed Mylett

You don’t have to believe everything you think. Not every thought you have is true. Take time to be intentional about your thinking. ~ Ed Mylett

Doubt is just another form of distraction. Ignore it. ~ Ed Mylett

Make your dreams big enough that the dreams of others can fit inside of it. ~ Ed Mylett

Where you are now in life is the sum of the decisions you’ve made. ~ Ed Mylett

The comfortable road will never lead you to the person you are destined to be in your life, never. ~ Ed Mylett

The thing that’s going to kill your dream is the obsession about what other people are going to think about you. ~ Ed Mylett

If it’s not going to matter in 5 years, Do not spend more than 5 minutes being upset by it. ~ Ed Mylett

What if you started each day asking yourself, what are you happy and excited about; what are you proud of? Can you see how empowered you would feel? ~ Ed Mylett

Good is the enemy of great. ~ Ed Mylett

What you allow is what will continue. ~ Ed Mylett

We have two ears and one mouth for a reason. We should all talk less and listen more. I mean, really listen. The only way to really connect with someone is to truly listen to them, to be genuinely interested in the person. ~ Ed Mylett

When it comes to writing your life, focus on the lead character — you. You need to become the new leading character in the script of your life. ~ Ed Mylett

Every single successful person has had to face moments when there was no reason or logic that indicated they should continue, zero motivation and inspiration. Still, they showed up and put one foot in front of the other anyway. ~ Ed Mylett

The way you conduct yourself in the gym says a lot about the way you conduct yourself in every other area of your life. Be on time. Be consistent. Be disciplined every single day. Implement these behaviors at the gym and let it be a catalyst to change everything in your life! ~ Ed Mylett

The difference between a thought and a decision is the immediate action you take. ~ Ed Mylett

Whatever it is that you want most, don’t be held back by the opinions of others. Go achieve them! Your dreams are yours and they are precious. ~ Ed Mylett

There is a part of your brain that filters in information that is most important to you called The Reticular Activating System. The people that are successful in life, are the ones who have been able to train their RAS to be obsessed about what they want. ~ Ed Mylett

I am chasing a guy. The man I am chasing is the better version of myself, the man I am capable of becoming, the man I was put on this earth to be. ~ Ed Mylett

Your identity is the thermostat for your life. ~ Ed Mylett

What you envision in your mind, how you see yourself, and how you envision the world around you is of great importance because those things become your focus. ~ Ed Mylett

We should always be in the process of changing and becoming the next, best version of ourselves. ~ Ed Mylett

If you’re not motivated, get to work! Let your motivation come from doing the work. ~ Ed Mylett

Strength grows in the moments when you think you can’t go on but you keep going anyway. ~ Ed Mylett

It’s what you do when you aren’t motivated that determines success or failure. ~ Ed Mylett

It’s important that we celebrate our wins. We celebrate our lives because it causes us to want the next bite. It keeps us hungrier, not the reverse. ~ Ed Mylett

It’s not good enough to say you think the right things. You need to say and express it. ~ Ed Mylett

To catch your God-sized Dreams, you must rely on your faith! When your own knowledge, preparation, and training are simply not enough, lean on your faith and you will be able to maxout and reach an elite level. What is your God-sized dream? ~ Ed Mylett

You only get from life what you will tolerate. ~ Ed Mylett

Remember, the quality of your life is equal to the quality of the questions you ask yourself. ~ Ed Mylett

You can’t be grateful and be a victim at the same time. Stop playing the blame game. ~ Ed Mylett

Now is the time to become the person you were destined to be. The ultimate #MaxOut version of you. ~ Ed Mylett

You must become your own biggest fan and stop being your own worst critic. Life really is too short to be at war with yourself. ~ Ed Mylett

The brain is the most powerful organ in the body. It is a weapon. When you first understand how your brain works, you can then shape your brain to manifest more success, more joy, more happiness in every area of your life.⁣ ~ Ed Mylett

The difference between winning and losing is so small, it’s almost too scary to talk about. ~ Ed Mylett

Life is beautiful. Life is precious. Life is short. Spend it in peace and not at war with yourself. ~ Ed Mylett

Being a perfectionist slows us down. It’s the greatest hindrance to actually doing anything great in your life. ~ Ed Mylett

Do not misread failure. Without failure, there would be no success. You need one to achieve the other. ~ Ed Mylett

I honestly believe that everything in our lives happens for us and not to us. ~ Ed Mylett

Blessings are all around you… But you have to be looking. ~ Ed Mylett

Trust your gut. Trust your intuition. Trust that you are guided. I’m not talking about that nagging voice in your ear that is rooted in fear and doubt… That’s not your real voice. I’m talking about the voice that tells you intuitively what the next right move is. More often than not, that voice will be right. ~ Ed Mylett

Success is inside; it comes from you. ~ Ed Mylett

Self-confidence is an internal game. You do not need external accolades… External admiration in order to build self-confidence. It’s all done internally and you control this by beginning today to keep the promises you make to yourself. ~ Ed Mylett

When you just begin to do the things you tell yourself you’re going to do, you begin to build self-confidence, which is this reputation with yourself. ~ Ed Mylett

The process of building self-confidence is actually very easy. Self-confidence is self-trust. Self-confidence is building a reputation with yourself… That you keep your word to you, that you keep the promises you make to you. ~ Ed Mylett

Outwork everyone and convince yourself you deserve to win. ~ Ed Mylett

Embrace the fact that in order to achieve something big, you’ve got to get rid of these distractions. ~ Ed Mylett

One extra hour a day is 365 additional hours each year for you to win! Over a five-year period, that’s the equivalent of adding seventy-six productive work days to your business, or towards achieving your goals. It’s a way to literally get more time in your day. ~ Ed Mylett

The reason so many people do not achieve their goals is because they did not get specific and clear. ~ Ed Mylett

I urge you to take an inventory of what your current habits and rituals are and begin taking steps immediately to control them. ~ Ed Mylett

Your obsessions become your possessions. ~ Ed Mylett

The only way to change your life is to make real decisions. ~ Ed Mylett

Sustainable success is not built overnight. Real success is the result of consistent, sustained effort. ~ Ed Mylett

The truth is, if you are not putting in the time, effort and energy every single day, someone else is. ~ Ed Mylett

If you have truly committed to your dreams, there is no obstacle too big. ~ Ed Mylett

Make decisions, set standards and take actions that will get you closer to becoming the best version of you and the person you were born to be. ~ Ed Mylett

Show me a person who has a cause, crusade or mission in their life that they are passionate about ~ and they use their best gifts and talents towards that cause ~ and I’ll show you someone with the recipe for happiness, fulfillment and bliss. ~ Ed Mylett

You have to stop being so generic and unclear about what you want. People who have non-specific goals have close to zero shot at achieving anything worthwhile. ~ Ed Mylett

I’ve come to realize that I was born to have peace and happiness and abundance in my life. But first, I had to learn to love myself, to believe in myself, and to cheer for myself. ~ Ed Mylett


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