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Attitude is Everything
Change Your Attitude…and You Change Your Life!
By Jeff Keller
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This book is dedicated to my wife, Dolores,
for believing in me and encouraging me
to follow my dreams.
The Night That
Changed My Life
The greatest discovery of my genera-
tion is that human beings can alter their
lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
In 1980, I graduated from law school and thought I’d be a
lawyer for the rest of my life. After all, that’s what I’d want-
ed to do since my early teenage years.
At first, everything went according to plan. After lots
of studying that summer, I passed the Bar Examination and
was admitted to practice law in New York. My personal
life was also on the upswing. In early 1981, I married
Dolores, a law school classmate. I was on my way to much
success and happiness.
Or so I thought.
But, after practicing law for a few years, I realized I
wasn’t happy at all.
Sure, there were some things I liked about being a
lawyer. I enjoyed helping people resolve their disputes,
especially when I could save them the agony of lengthy
ATTITUDE IS EVERYTHING
Yet, there were so many things about being an attorney
that I disliked — and that just seemed to drain the life out
of me. Mounds and mounds of tedious paperwork and
motions to be filed. Constant delays and postponements.
It was not uncommon for a trial to be postponed 10 times.