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I want you to back yourself into a corner. Give yourself no choice but to succeed. Let the consequences of failure becom
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"I want you to back yourself into a corner. Give yourself no choice but to succeed. Let the consequences of failure become so dire and so unthinkable that you'll have no choice but to do whatever it takes to succeed"

- Jordan Belfort

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This quote by Jordan Belfort encourages us to take ownership of our success and to be proactive in our pursuit of it. He suggests that we need to put ourselves in a scenario where failure is not an option, which we need to make the effects of failure so extreme that we will do whatever it requires to prosper. This is an effective message that motivates us to take control of our lives and to be figured out to reach our goals. It is a tip that success is not something that is handed to us, however something that we should work hard for and strive to achieve. By backing ourselves into a corner and making failure an inappropriate result, we can make sure that we will do whatever it takes to prosper.

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Jordan Belfort This quote is written / told by Jordan Belfort somewhere between July 9, 1962 and today. He was a famous Author from USA. The author also have 18 other quotes.

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