unsuccessful person

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The pride and shame that mark the striving but unsuccessful person is all too clear in "Malvern Hills," about a singer-songwriter who can't catch a break and meets an older musician couple who have sacrificed family stability but made peace with their careers, though not with their alienated son: their fate may be a warning.
He once said, "The difference between a successful and unsuccessful person is not a lack of strength or knowledge, but rather a lack of will." As a team, the coach/manager and the player/employee can work out a plan to form work habits and concretely set and achieve goals in a succession of steps.