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Four keys to success

To achieve success, you must have a clear vision, make tough decisions, take persistent and consistent action, and have great desire

By Willie Jolley | February 16, 2010; 01:21 PM ET | Comments (1)

The Cho must go on

We do have to make sacrifices to be successful, but most people are not really into doing what it takes to be No. 1. At what point did ditching school become proof that you're a winner?

By Garrison Wynn | February 16, 2010; 01:15 PM ET | Comments (0)

Give it all you've got

Simon and his family took a big risk in pursuit of his passion. This type of sacrifice is more than merely necessary for such success; it is inspiring.

By Misti Burmeister | February 15, 2010; 06:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

Against all odds

Success is how we define it. Given that Simon is defining success as going for the gold, high school was not taking him toward that goal.

By Jeanine Cogan | February 15, 2010; 06:01 AM ET | Comments (2)

Sacrificing for a dream

In our normal lives, it is good to have balance, but when a person is trying to achieve the extraordinary, extraordinary measures are often necessary.

By Jan Scruggs | February 15, 2010; 06:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

Veni, Vidi, Vici

Becoming a champion is not a hobby; champions are almost monk-like in their single-minded devotion to the religion of success.

By Patricia McGuire | February 15, 2010; 06:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

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