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Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw

Principles of Effectiveness

Renewal, continuous improvement, and balance.

What It Means...

Habit 7 is preserving and enhancing the greatest asset we have—ourselves. It’s regularly renewing the four dimensions of our nature: body, mind, heart, and spirit.


"I’m too busy today to take time for myself."

Highly Effective

"I take time for myself every day because it gives me the ability to do everything else."

Back to the 7 habits tree

Achieve the Daily Private Victory.