This means that 80 percent of the constraints, the factors that are holding you back from achieving your goals, are internal. They are within yourself〞within your own personal qualities, abilities, habits, disciplines, or competencies. Or they are contained within your own company or organization. Only 20 percent of the limiting factors are external to you or to your organization. Only 20 percent are on the outside in the form of competition, markets, governments, or other organizations.