Lots of people think success is a mystery. They think of it more as art than science. They convince themselves that it is for the rare genius or the lucky. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Massive success is not easy to achieve, but it is simple. There is a recipe. Whenever someone has the guts to put all the ingredients in and stir it up, they get the result.
If Massive Success were a cake, it would always contain at least 5 ingredients.
There are many flavors of “Success Cake,” with unique ingredients added beyond the basic 5. But much like the fact that Chocolate Cake, Angel Food Cake, and Pound Cake, though different, all contain milk, eggs, and flour, so too every success cake has 5 central ingredients in common.
George Santayana, in “The Life of Reason,” said, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”
Unfortunately, the past century is replete with painful lessons of the connection between defenseless people and tyranny.
In Europe, as the Nazi’s rounded up the Jews, they faced virtually no resistance. Most Americans are familiar with the concentration camps, and believe this is where the worst occurred. In reality, the concentration camps were a final step in the evolution of the “final solution.”