O'Reilly logo

Success: The Psychology of Achievement by

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

000.png

When we imagine success, we often picture the external circumstances that go with it, such as profit and prestige. In fact, it’s more helpful to picture a way of living, because circumstances can always change.

It’s easy to look at successful people we admire or envy and think, “If I were in your position, I’d be set.” The thing, of course, is that circumstances can change. Success is not so much a safe shore you can reach (and then put up your feet), but rather a course you should persistently chart.

Living the life?

Millionaire Richard St. John interviewed 500 successful people and identified eight principles that had helped them achieve ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required