There is a lot of confusion as to what exactly success is.
First, 'success' is different for each person.
Your idea of success is just as valid as my idea of what success is.
We have that right, to decide. What is success.
It kills me though that there are a lot of beliefs people hold that keep them from getting even their version of success.
So, for your reading, and pondering, pleasure, here are a few of the real facts about success.
Some of them aren't pretty :-)
Fact: Success looks a lot like work.
Fact: Work can be fun -- even easy.
Fact: You don't have to be beautiful.
Fact: You don't have to be a genius.
Fact: You don't have to be 'born with a gift.'
Fact: You don't have to be born rich.
Fact: You don't need more discipline.
Fact: You DO need a precise and easy to follow structure.
Fact: Success and Luck share this in common; Neither are ever 'found'. Both are prepared for and created.
Fact: Only you can decide what you really want.
Fact: Only you can decide why you must have it.
Fact: Only you can define what success means to you.
Fact: You must decide that you are responsible for your life.
Fact: You must decide specifically what you want.
Fact: You must decide specifically when you want it.
Fact: You must decide specifically the steps you need to take.
Fact: You must decide that you must succeed.
Fact: You must be willing to accept success when it comes.
Fact: You must take action.
Fact: You are not alone.