Success, failure and carry on, regardless of outcomes... (
Elizabeth Gilbert on Success: She was once an "unpublished diner waitress," devastated
by rejection letters. And yet, in the wake of the success of 'Eat, Pray,
Love,' she found herself identifying strongly with her former self.

With beautiful insight, Gilbert reflects on why success can be as
disorienting as failure and offers a simple -- though hard -- way to
carry on, regardless of outcomes.

See also: Israel Idonije on Building Success People