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What is Success?

Success means different things to different people.  Which means that if you want success in your life you need to first figure out what success means to you.

More often than not in society we base our measure of success on money and flash, more than on substance. However these are terrible measures of success.

So while you consider what success means to you here is what success is in the words of Bessie Stanley

“To laugh often and much;
To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children;
To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others;
To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition;
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.”

Here are two articles to ponder over while you define what success means to you:

What is Success?

Scientifically Proven Ways to Achieve Better Success in Life

Let us know what your view of success is by leaving a comment below. Or get in touch with us on myd@99fm.com.na