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the achievement of something desired, planned, or attempted

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Tom promised faithfully to obey her commands; and after thanking her for her kind compliance with his request, took his leave, and departed highly charmed with his success.
His recent disastrous success had convinced him that neither Ithaca nor any other abode of civilization was a safe place to continue his experiments, but it was not until their cruising had brought them among the multitudinous islands of the East Indies that the plan occurred to him that he finally adopted--a plan the outcome of which could he then have foreseen would have sent him scurrying to the safety of his own country with the daughter who was to bear the full brunt of the horrors it entailed.
"I am equal to whatever fate my father is equal to," she said, "nor do I think that a life upon one of these beautiful little islands would be much of a hardship--certainly not if it will help to promote the success of his scientific experiments."
She had gleaned enough from von Horn to understand that some important scientific experiments were to be undertaken; but what their nature she could not imagine, for she had not the slightest conception of the success that had crowned her father's last experiment at Ithaca, although she had for years known of his keen interest in the subject.
On the contrary, the most obvious, striking reality they accepted with fantastic stupidity and even at that time were accustomed to respect success. Everything that was just, but oppressed and looked down upon, they laughed at heartlessly and shamefully.
In every other spot the fire must necessarily be oblique, which would seriously militate against the success of the experiment.
If the representatives of the people betray their constituents, there is then no resource left but in the exertion of that original right of self-defense which is paramount to all positive forms of government, and which against the usurpations of the national rulers, may be exerted with infinitely better prospect of success than against those of the rulers of an individual state.
THE success of the Northwest Company stimulated further enterprise in this opening and apparently boundless field of profit.
To these were added an aspiring spirit that always looked upwards; a genius bold, fertile, and expansive; a sagacity quick to grasp and convert every circumstance to its advantage, and a singular and never wavering confidence of signal success.
When we support women gain financial stability, it allows them to focus on a healthier lifestyle for themselves and their families," said Elizabeth Urbanski, who serves as the Secretary for Dress for Success Tampa Bay's Board of Directors.
Thanks SUCCESS magazine all the way from Bhutan.--Naz fi.
The author emphasises the fact that our dreams and passion for success will remain at a state of rest until a mental force is applied.
The internet is nowhere short of articles and videos on what success is, and that makes coming to an exact definition all the more tricky.
Success can lead to deluded self-perception and overconfidence in one's own abilities.