Want success? Realism is every bit as necessary as idealism

“Sometimes the road less travelled is less travelled for a reason,” wise-cracked American comedian Jerry Seinfeld. It was intended to raise a laugh, but there’s more than a grain of truth in it. For all the mantras of our modern age exhorting us to believe we can do anything, there is such a thing as over-confidence – and it’s usually the result of arrogance and injudicious haste. (READ MORE)