And what is more, you probably already know them! You just aren’t doing them!
Well, there are also lots of “secrets of success”; each tending to be individually small and often seemingly insignificant; their power lies in both endless repetition and being deployed collectively, consistently and constantly, as a unified team, resilient and relentless, in their determination to find a way or make a way, to turn stumbling blocks into steppingstones.
If there is a foundational “secret to success”, it is this: a burning desire (need?) to learn, to grow, to be all that you can be: “To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” – Steve Prefontaine, 1951-1975 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Prefontaine
I wish you the best in creating the life you want to live; I’m your cheerleader, your supporter, your advocate for all the good inside you.
Closing Quotes: A Baker’s Dozen “Secrets of Success”
“The secret of success is consistency of purpose.” – Benjamin Disraeli
“The secret of your success is hidden in your daily habits.” – Mike Murdock
“The secret of success is making your vocation your vacation.” – Mark Twain
“The secret of your success is determined by your daily agenda.” – John C. Maxwell
“One of the biggest “secrets” to success is the ability to take action.” – Daniel Vlcek
“There are no secrets to success. It’s the result of preparation, hard work, learning from failure.” – Colin Powell
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier, 1885-1950, ‘Secret of the Ages’
“I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.” – Abraham Lincoln
“The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you.” – Anthony Robbins
“In working with top leaders, among their secrets of success is a regular practice of acknowledging and appreciating what they have.” – Jack Canfield
“I derive more joy in working. I believe in hard work and one of my business success secrets is hard work. I don’t rest until I achieve something.” – Aliko Dangote
“After a lifetime of swimming upstream, I am convinced that one of the real secrets to Wal-mart’s phenomenal success has been that very tendency.” – Sam Walton
“The great secret to success is that there are no secrets of success. There are only timeless principles that have proven effective throughout the centuries.” – Brian Tracy
As always, I share what I most want and need to learn. – Nathan S. Collier