Alexander’s legendary apotheosis is a testament to the transformational power of drive, and of the will to physically, mentally, and spiritually push oneself beyond the impossible.
Geniuses don’t work long and hard from a begrudging sense of duty – they do it because they have a strong desire to give everything they’ve got to a project and see it through to the best of their abilities. Ambition shows you the path to success, but drive is what gets your through it.
“I do not think there is another quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance,” wrote John D. Rockefeller. ” It overcomes almost everything, even nature.”