William Walker Atkinson wrote:
“I could easily fill a book, of cases where men plodding along in a matter-of-fact way where all at once aroused and as if awakening from a slumber they developed the possibilities within them and from that time on were different persons.
You alone can decide when the turning point will come. It is a matter of choice whether we allow our diviner self to control us to whether we will be controlled by the brute within us.
No man has to do anything he does not want to do. He is therefore the director of his life if he wills it to be What we are to do, is the result of our training.
We are like putty, and can be completely controlled by our will power.
Habit is a matter of acquirement. […] A person can break a habit just the moment he master the “I Will”. A man have been a “good for nothing” all his life up to this very minute, but from this time on he begins to amount to something.
Even old men have suddenly changed and accomplished wonders. “I lost my opportunity”, says one. That may be true, but by sheer force of Will, we can find another opportunity.
The fact is, opportunity never seeks us; we must seek it.”
This is the mindset we also follow on Charisma School and we teach it particularly on the 10 Steps to Inner Power where you learn how to actually do it.