I have been reading this book recently that leaves me pondering. How did some financial bloggers achieve F.I.R.E (Financial Independence, Retire Early)? How did some people become successful at work and get their job promotion? How did some entrepreneurs become so successful at their startup? I spoke to some of my friends about these questions. They told me it is related to “Talent” or “Fate” and if you are not talented at stock investing, you will not achieve F.I.R.E. Their answers definitely are not satisfying. I found my answers in this book I found.

This title of the book I have been reading is “GRIT – Why Passion and Resilience are the secrets to success” by Angela Duckworth.B. Before I read the book, the word “Grit” is alien to me. The book defines Grit as holding the same top-level goal for a very long time.

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