I started this article with a benign task. I’ve seen how popular motivational memes have been these past years online. People, me included, feel something when the words of others speak to us. So rather than a traditional thought-piece, I thought I’d just quote two items of wisdom I came across this week that together, offered a complementary pathway to success. The first by philosopher and writer, Henry David Thoreau (1854), reads, “If one advances in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life that he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours”. The second by former CEO and Chairman, Roberto Goizueta (1995), reads, “The moment you let avoiding failure become your motivator, you’re down the path…