Getting wealthy means being very honest with yourself and being willing to invest your time and efforts into the quest for greater prosperity. Many of the Rules are behavioral, and changing your behavior is never easy. Some Rules will seem stunningly simple, but for every Rule you have to ask yourself: "I may already know this -- but do I do it?" The willingness to put in the effort and do something, make things happen, is vital.
(Excerpted from "The Rules of Money" by Richard Templar)