Treasure Island

Stanley Collymore


A Real Winner


To fail having done your best isn’t
something to be ashamed of at
all – however, to win just by
relying on your natural
ability alone is not
the hallmark of
any genuine
success.

Submitted: Thursday, June 06, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 01, 2013

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© Stanley V. Collymore
1 January 2002.

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