The 7 Habits Tree
Habit 1 - Be Proactive
Habit 1 - Be Proactive: I’m in charge!
I am responsible for myself.
I take initiative and have a “can-do” attitude.
I choose how I act, how I feel, and what I do.
I do what is right without being asked, even when no one is looking.
Habit 2 - Begin with the End in Mind
Habit 2 – Begin with the End in Mind: I have a plan!
I set goals for myself.
I have a plan for how I will accomplish my goals.
I think about what I want to be when I grow up and how I will get there.
Habit 3 - Put First Things First
Habit 3 – Put First Things First: I will do my work first, then play!
I will do my work before I play.
I know what my responsibilities are, and I do them based on what is most important.
I practice self-control.
Habit 4 - Think Win-Win
Habit 4 - Think Win-Win: I believe we can all win!
I want everyone to be a success.
I don’t have to put others down to get what I want.
When there is a conflict, I look for solutions that will make everyone feel good.
Habit 5 - Seek First to Understand Then to be Understood
Habit 5 – Seek First to Understand Then to be Understood: I will listen to others before I talk!
I am a good listener.
I try to understand other peoples’ points of view, especially when their opinion is different from mine.
I am comfortable sharing my opinions and ideas.
Habit 6 - Synergize
Habit 6 – Synergize: I know that together is better!
I know that everyone is good at something.
Everyone needs to get better at something.
I believe that we can all learn something from each other.
Habit 7 - Sharpen the Saw
Habit 7 – Sharpen the Saw: I have balance in my life!
I keep my body healthy when I exercise, eat healthy foods, and get enough sleep.
I enjoy learning new things.
I know that it is important to spend time with people that I care about.