Flashcards in The Law Of Success By Napoleon Hill. Chapter I: The Mastermind Deck (120):
A passage between rows of seats in a building such as a church or theather, an airplane, or a train.
Emitting light as a result of being heated
To burn slowly with smoke but no flame
A small piece of burning or glowing coal or wood in a dying fire
To suffer grief
Exactly the same
Wood prepared for use in building and carpentry
An inherent mental or physical power
- become pregnant with a child
- form or devise a plan or idea in the mind
Plant seeds by scaterring it on or in the earth
A written or spoken comment
Bring or come to an end
Help, typically of a practical nature
- use or take advantage of
- help or benefit
Having no companions, solitary or single
To provide, give
Money paid for work or a service
- be a perfect example of
- give a summary of
An attempt to achieve a goal
Cause someone to become hostile
Deprive of strength and vigor
Graceful and elegant bearing in a person
Resulting from or showing sincere and intense conviction
Greed for money or possessions
Excessive pride in oneself
The start or beginning of something
Declare one's public approval or support of
voluntarily leave a job or other position
bring or come to an abrupt stop
to a notable degree; very
in behalf of
as a representative of
astonish or deeply shock
a group or set of twenty or about twenty
cause (a person or animal) to feel sudden shock or alarm
used as an intensifier, often to qualify a metaphor
the point on which a lever rests or is supported and on which it pivots
an iron bar with a flattened end, used as a lever
make false and damaging statements about (someone).
angry or bitter disagreement over fundamental issues; conflict
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience
(of ink or a pen) making marks that cannot be removed
feeling or appearing troubled or nervous
a yellow alloy of copper and zinc
a gray alloy of tin with copper and antimony (formerly, tin and lead)
(of metals) beaten out or shaped by hammering
a particular way or method of doing something, especially one that is characteristic or well-established
namely; in other words (used especially to introduce a gloss or explanation)
having the power, skill, means, or opportunity to do something
a layer or a series of layers of rock in the ground
move or cause to move rapidly around and around
a cloud of gas and dust in outer space, visible in the night sky either as an indistinct bright patch or as a dark silhouette against other luminous matter
find (something) out for certain; make sure of
a thing on which something else is based or depends
an infectious bacterial disease characterized by the growth of nodules (tubercles) in the tissues, especially the lungs
formal politeness and courtesy in behavior or speech
just mentioned or stated; preceding
having a close and harmonious relationship
a person legally entitled to the property or rank of another on that person's death
interfere with (something) in order to cause damage or make unauthorized alterations
a person without professional or specialized knowledge in a particular subject
meet and come into violent conflict
a spontaneous or natural liking or sympathy for someone or something
appropriate or suitable in the circumstances
fail to give a true notion or impression of (something); disguise or contradict
the passing on of physical or mental characteristics genetically from one generation to another
not conforming with generally accepted standards of behavior or propriety; obscene
a pleasing view, especially one seen through a long, narrow opening
a thing that is not what it is purported to be.
investigate; look into.
recovery from illness or exertion.
skillful use of one's hands when performing conjuring tricks
bring up and care for (a child) until they are fully grown, especially in a particular manner or place
a natural ability to do something
chop or cut (something, especially wood) with an ax, pick, or other tool
supersede and replace
(of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people; domesticated
enough or more than enough; plentiful
of various kinds; several
(of a person) famous and respected within a particular sphere or profession
(of a feeling, especially love) not returned or rewarded
the state of being unaware or unconscious of what is happening.
a small, squalid, unpleasant, or simply constructed dwelling
the fruit of the oak, a smooth oval nut in a rough cuplike base.
a tall, fast-growing tree of north temperate regions, widely grown in shelter belts and for timber and pulp.
a piece of tough fibrous tissue uniting muscle to bone or bone to bone; a tendon or ligament
an organ in the human or animal body that secretes particular chemical substances for use in the body or for discharge into the surroundings
make (information) known; communicate
bring out or develop (something latent or potential)
hold and use (a weapon or tool).
a published false statement that is damaging to a person's reputation; a written defamation
a person appointed to act for another in business or legal matters
instruct (someone) in the principles of Christian religion by means of question and answer, typically by using a catechism
overcome, quieten, or bring under control (a feeling or person)
(of language) spoken as one's mother tongue; not learned or imposed as a second language
clever or skillful in using the hands or mind.
cause to become twisted together with or caught in.
an accessory or other item associated with a particular activity or style of living.
an event causing great and often sudden damage or distress; a disaster.
a barrier constructed to hold back water and raise its level, the resulting reservoir being used in the generation of electricity or as a water supply.
polite, respectful, or considerate in manner.
a place in which a person or thing is located, deposited, or lodged.
the complete range or scope of something.
restrict (something) within limits
prove more powerful than opposing forces; be victorious.
a solemn promise or undertaking.
a formal lunch, or a formal word for lunch.
scold or rebuke
a long, narrow strip of fabric, used especially for tying something or for decoration.
(especially of liquor, computer software, or recordings) made, distributed, or sold illegally.
attract or tempt by offering pleasure or advantage.
the projecting edge around the bottom of a hat
decorated or augmented with studs.