Procrastination


Eat That Frog!


A little movie with a big idea!
"Procrastination is attitude's natural assassin. There is nothing so fatiguing as an uncompleted task."

William James, one of the founders of modern psychology, spoke those words. And how true they are!

A few years ago, I heard a tip about procrastination that I never forgot. For me, it truly was an "a-ha moment!"

Well, here it is...with a warning: Once you see this 2 minute movie, it'll be hard to forget!



Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task. ~William James

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday. ~Don Marquis

Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday. ~Author Unknown

Every duty which is bidden to wait returns with seven fresh duties at its back. ~Charles Kingsley

The sooner I fall behind, the more time I have to catch up. ~Author Unknown

If it weren't for the last minute, I wouldn't get anything done. ~Author Unknown

Anyone can do any amount of work, provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at that moment. ~Robert Benchley

There are a million ways to lose a work day, but not even a single way to get one back. ~Tom DeMarco and Timothy Lister

It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in. ~Earl of Chesterfield

The two rules of procrastination: 1) Do it today. 2) Tomorrow will be today tomorrow. ~Author Unknown

One of the greatest labor-saving inventions of today is tomorrow. ~Vincent T. Foss

You may delay, but time will not. ~Benjamin Franklin

Someday is not a day of the week. ~Author Unknown

To think too long about doing a thing often becomes its undoing. ~Eva Young

Don't fool yourself that important things can be put off till tomorrow; they can be put off forever, or not at all. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960

Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. ~C. Northcote Parkinson, 1958

Procrastination is opportunity's assassin. ~Victor Kiam

If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it. ~Olin Miller

What may be done at any time will be done at no time. ~Scottish Proverb

There's nothing to match curling up with a good book when there's a repair job to be done around the house. ~Joe Ryan

Procrastination is something best put off until tomorrow. ~Gerald Vaughan

I've been looking over the list of spring chores I made up last fall, and darned if they aren't fall chores, after all. ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

The best way to get something done is to begin. ~Author Unknown

You know you are getting old when it takes too much effort to procrastinate. ~Author Unknown

I do my work at the same time each day - the last minute. ~Author Unknown

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week. ~Spanish Proverb

The time to begin most things is ten years ago. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic's Notebook, 1966

Eventually, time takes care of everything. The trouble with procrastination is that people give up on it too soon. ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

Putting off an easy thing makes it hard. Putting off a hard thing makes it impossible. ~George Claude Lorimer

Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform. ~Edward Young

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow. ~Mark Twain

Tomorrow is the only day in the year that appeals to a lazy man. ~Jimmy Lyons

A year from now you may wish you had started today. ~Karen Lamb

Procrastination is like masturbation. At first it feels good, but in the end you're only screwing yourself. ~Author unknown, possibly from Monty Python?

One of these days is none of these days. ~Attributed to both Henri Tubach and H.G. Bohn

Procrastination is the thief of time. ~Edward Young


Eat That Frog!


If you are like most people today, you're overwhelmed with too much to do and too little time. Effective time management is the key to success in both your personal and professional life.

"Eat That Frog! " is a metaphor for tackling the most challenging task of your day.

Your most challenging task is the one you are most likely to put off--but it's also the one that will have the greatest positive impact on your life.

Eat That Frog! ! shows you how to zero in on the critical tasks and create better organization skills -- so that you'll not only get more done faster, but get the right things done. *

It's time for you to get control of your life. It's time for you to become the master of time management.

This book will make you more efficient and effective... Eat That Frog!! has sold over half a million copies and has been translated into 23 different languages.

People all over the world have transformed their lives because of the simple and practical ideas I'll teach you in this book.

When you buy Eat That Frog!! you will learn the keys to successful time management, which will alleviate stress in your life and enable you to have more free time. *

Learn the 21 great ways to stop procrastinating, improve organization skills, and get more done in less time. •No more excuses •No more procrastinating •Accomplish high value tasks every day

"I purchased Eat That Frog! , and have underlined, re-read, backed up and went forward many times! What a profound motivator. As a new student at age 52, Brian Tracy will be in my car, my desk at home and at work. Get going read that book!! A great gift!" ** Dana Coates Boones Mill, VA

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