Why have you been so successful in reaching some of your goals, but not others? If you aren’t sure, you are far from alone in your confusion.
It turns out that even brilliant, highly accomplished people are pretty lousy when it comes to understanding why they succeed or fail. In fact, decades of research on achievement suggests that successful people reach their goals not simply because of who they are, but more often because of what they do.
Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose
Success has a simple formula: do your best, people may like it
The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure
You can’t be successful simply by luck all the time
Success… it’s what you do with what you’ve got
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things
Behind every successful man, there’s a lot of unsuccessful years