19 Things Remarkable People Think Every Day

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"If nothing else, I will succeed on effort alone."

Jimmy Spithill, skipper of America's Cup-winning Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."
"If nothing else, I'll win on sheer effort."
You may not be as experienced, as well funded, as well connected, as talented... but you can always out think, out hustle, and out work everyone else.
When everything else seems against you, effort and persistence can always be your competitive advantages -- and maybe the only ones you truly need.