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Archive: Success and happiness

A vital balance

If Schulz had excelled in all sports and been ruggedly handsome, would he have been able to create his daily contribution to our culture?

By Jan Scruggs | April 29, 2010; 07:47 PM ET | Comments (1)

The key to greatness

Let's be real: A lack of satisfaction creates the continual improvements that move our civilization forward. Satisfaction may be the goal of the common man, but it is the enemy of greatness.

By Garrison Wynn | April 29, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (5)

Kicking that football

I was an adult before I realized that Charlie Brown's self-image was so deeply written that he wouldn't have seen himself as successful even if he had kicked the football.

By Hile Rutledge | April 29, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

No coasting

Success does not mean an end to insecurity. I still get up very early every day, eager to prove that I can still lead Trinity College efectively.

By Patricia McGuire | April 29, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Coping with success

Charles Schulz was a genius and the world is richer for his acute vulnerability.

By Seth Kahan | April 29, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Insecurity and success

Satisfaction and meaning grow from the inside out; not the outside in. They don't come from awards. They come from a sense of contribution and connection.

By Nell Minow | April 29, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

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