FORTUNE FAVOURS THE BRAVE
Even if we have a nodding acquaintance with the lives of great men, and analyzes the causes and factors, we will find that all around them were courageous.
They were able to, and ready for taking risks. This courage and readiness to take risks lies at the bottom of their success. If they had been afraid of the disasters that could await them, they would not have risen so high in the world. All great men have been in a sense gamblers of fortune.
By their undaunted courage, indomitable energy and enthusiasm, they carried all before them. While those, who were hesitant and diffident and thought more of failures that might greet them than the success of their enterprises, finally defeated.