What is success to you? How to be successful in life?

To some, when they think of success, they imagine wealth; others want power; some just want to make a positive impact on the world.

All of these are perfectly valid, indeed success is a concept that means different things to different people. Though no matter what success is to you, it almost certainly isn’t something will come easily.

There are countless guides and books to being successful, however, as success is personal and unique to each individual. The advice contained in these books can often not be relevant. Therefore following the advice of a single individual can often be unhelpful.

With this in mind, considering the advice of a great many people, people whose ideas of success were different both to each other, and quite possibly, to you can be a good alternative.

What follows is a list of thirteen of the best pieces of advice from some of the most successful people who have ever lived. If you want to learn how to be successful, these 13 tips are essential:

1.Think big.

2.Find what you love to do and do it.

3. Learn how to balance life.

4. Do not be afraid of failure.

5. Have an unwavering resolution to succeed.

6. Be a person of action.

7. Avoid conflicts.

8. Don’t be afraid of introducing new ideas.

9. Believe in your capacity to succeed.

10. Always maintain a positive mental attitude

11. Don’t let discouragement stop you from pressing on.

12. Be willing to work hard.

13. Be brave enough to follow your intuition.