Sometimes.....we get lucky ( yep ) and find that someone else has put into words that which we have been thinking. I had one if those lucky moments today. I am moderately successful in life.....but I've never been one to pound my chest and give myself all kinds of credit. That's because I know that things could have gone in the other direction had one event or another not happened....or happened differently. Yeah....I work hard. Yeah...I've got some skills. But.....I KNOW that I don't work harder than or have greater skills than.....others who haven't had as much success. This guy gives us all something to think about. Have a read. Why Luck Matters—Much More Than You Think Oh....if you feel compelled to explain how, in your case, it was simply hard work, talent and good choices that led to your high station in life.......resist the urge. Think first.