The Key To Success Is Actually Really Simple
Confucius summed it up beautifully.
Those who achieve greatly do so by throwing themselves completely into whatever they are doing.
They have a singlemindedness of focus.
They have an intensity of purpose.
They are prepared to make sacrifices.
They are prepared to shed blood, sweat and tears.
The only way to be really successful, regardless of what you do, is to throw yourself into it and do it completely.
People are defeated in life, not because of lack of ability, but for lack of whole-heartedness.
– Norman Vincent Peale
So go for it!
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