The majority of the world's most successful people didn't just wake up one day and have success fall into their laps. Many successful individuals worked hard and faced many fiery trials and obstacles to achieve their success. A lot of them faced odds that seemed insurmountable, they seemed impossible to conquer, but they never gave up. These individuals achieved success despite the odds that were pitted against them. They rose to the occasion, faced their opposition, their fear, and gave it all they had, and by doing so defeated the odds.