Best known for his New York Times best seller Life's Little
Instruction Book, H. Jackson Brown Jr. also wrote this helpful
list of 21 Suggestions
Jackson has said, "Most of us know what we need to do to make
our lives more fulfilled and useful, but sometimes we forget. My
little books are gentle reminders of those simple things which, done
well and in a spirit of love, can significantly change our
Here are the 21 suggestions for success:
Marry the right person. This one decision
will determine 90% of your happiness or misery.
Work at something you enjoy and that's worth your time and
Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully.
Become the most positive
and enthusiastic person you know.
Be forgiving of yourself and others.
Have a grateful heart.
Persistence, persistence, persistence.
Discipline yourself to save money on even the most modest
Treat everyone you meet like you want to be treated.