20 Top-Notch Hyrum W. Smith Quotes

Hyrum W. Smith is the founder of Franklin Quest Company and hosts seminars focused on productivity and belief. Authoring several religious books throughout his time, Smith is best known for the books, ’10 Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management’ and ‘What Matters Most.’ Here is a collection to some of the best documented Hyrum W. Smith quotes ever recorded.

“A goal is a planned conflict with the status quo.”

“Character, simply stated, is doing what you say you’re going to do.”

“Gaps in our lives drain the power needed to make a positive difference in the world.”

“Help others find their way, their own values, and guide them through life’s ups and downs.”

“How we choose to deal with pain is ultimately the measure of who we are and of the success we have in closing our gaps.”

“I wish all of you to do all the good you can. We will try and convert the nations into one solid union. I despise the principle that divides the nation into party and faction. I want it to grow up like a green bay tree.”


“If there is anything that I could get you to do, it would be to spend ten to fifteen minutes each morning planning your day. If I could get you to do that, you’d not only scare yourself, you’d intimidate everybody on your block.”

“If your self-worth is based on anything other than your relationship with Christ, you are in big trouble.”

“Money is only a byproduct of being engaged in a worthy cause.”

“Results take time to measure.”

“The only thing you have 100% control over is you.”

“The secret to achieving inner peace lies in understanding our inner core values – those things in our lives that are most important to us – and then seeing that they are reflected in the daily events of our lives.”

“There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.”

“Time management is only a set of skills and tools to help us more efficiently control the eventsour our lives.”

“To reach any significant goal, you must leave your comfort zone.”

“We want a President of the U. S., not a party President, but a President of the whole people; for a party President disfranchises the opposite party. Have a President who will maintain every man in his rights.”

“When you cross that chasm so that what you believe to be true merges into what is actually true, you have earned the right to inner peace.”

“You can choose to believe whatever you wish; just remember that your beliefs drive your behavior.”

“You cannot motivate anyone but yourself. To enhance or cause action in another person, you must create an atmosphere around them wherein they will want to motivate themselves.”

“Your governing values should be important enough to you that you will invest your time, resources, and energy in making them a fundamental part of your life.”

Here is a brief video featuring Hyrum Smith as he discusses what it is to have character and use it to bring you inner peace.

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