Success is an ever moving target. Success for one is very different from another. So it varies greatly. To achieve success, we need to be persistent, be patient, among many other characters. How do you define success? In an ice berg the success may be to head for the depths with head down and lights on to the reach southern tip and heading for and reaching the summit of a mountain it 's on the other end. Hence success depend on who you address that question to and how it is been analysed and looked at. In short success requires determination, an innate outlook, persistence, perseverance and passion to get the ball rolling. Passion to reach for that goal is what does the trick when all other factors let you down. Passion will always propel you to the top.