How do you define success?

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  1. JamiJay profile image86
    JamiJayposted 5 years ago

    How do you define success?

    Do you define success by how much money you have in your bank account, or do you define success by the happiness and joy that fills your heart?

  2. MickS profile image71
    MickSposted 5 years ago

    Waking in the morning and find that I'm still breathing.

    1. JamiJay profile image86
      JamiJayposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      smile good answer

  3. Alphadogg16 profile image92
    Alphadogg16posted 5 years ago

    I agree with MickS, every day above ground is a successful day in my book.

  4. lburmaster profile image82
    lburmasterposted 5 years ago

    By analyzing what areas in their lives are successful. Family, relationships, finances, career, fashion, education, emotional intelligence, etc. Someone can be successful in career and fashion but lack in education and relationships. Are they happy? Are those around them happy? Are they where they wish to be? It all depends on the person in question.

  5. WalterPoon profile image78
    WalterPoonposted 5 years ago

    I define success at 2 levels: If I set out to do something and I succeed, that's success.

    Another level is our overall life. I am tempted to say happiness as a criteria, but I think contentment is more apt because you can't have contentment when you are not at ease with yourself. You can't have contentment when you are not healthy. You can't have contentment when your life is not balanced. Neither can you have contentment when you have to worry about your bills everyday. But you can have all the money in the world, and yet you may not have contentment.

 
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