I conclude, therefore that, fortune being changeful and mankind steadfast in their ways, so long as the two are in agreement men are successful
, but unsuccessful when they fall out.
At this period in the progress of our race a very large proportion of the young men who went to school or to college did so with the expressed determination to prepare themselves to be great lawyers, or Congressmen, and many of the women planned to become music teachers; but I had a reasonably fixed idea, even at that early period in my life, that there was a need for something to be done to prepare the way for successful lawyers, Congressmen, and music teachers.
Courtney, a successful physician in Boston, and a member of the School Board of that city.
So it was that Daylight became a successful financier.
The sport to him, was in waylaying the successful robbers and taking their spoils from them.
But though Ned tried to pump Tom, he was not successful
I could regard them in no other light than a band of successful
robbers, who had left their homes, and gone to Africa, and stolen us from our homes, and in a strange land reduced us to slavery.
And so, once more, John fell to work discounting the delightful future: his first appearance in the family pew; his first visit to his uncle Greig, who thought himself so great a financier, and on whose purblind Edinburgh eyes John was to let in the dazzling daylight of the West; and the details in general of that unrivalled transformation scene, in which he was to display to all Edinburgh a portly and successful
gentleman in the shoes of the derided fugitive.
If the venture was successful
the profit would be enormous, there would be a gain of fifty or sixty piastres each for the crew.
Even though mentoring is not a new concept, the process has not always been successful
for all persons entering mentoring relationships.
The brains behind the successful
and gay-friendly Absolut vodka ad campaign, Roux senses a new marketing opportunity.
Brown looks at a few of the companies started by these entrepreneurial whizzes, using them as case studies in Nobody's Business But Your Own: A Business Start-Up Guide With Advice From Today's Most Successful