Wealth, fame and power are no measures of success; the only true measure is the ratio between what we might have been and what we have become.
THE POWER OF VISION
Then, droop your head forwards and remind yourself: “Humble yourselves, therefore, under God's mighty hand, that He may lift you up in due time” (1 Peter 5:6). Pride is a pitfall that leaders constantly need to be on guard against.
Finally, position your head upright and look straight ahead. Next, turn your head from side to side, as if it were like a swivel chair. Remind yourself to be vigilant: “Be self-controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour” (1 Peter 5:8). For, when God’s work advances, there will be detractors and enemies, which the devil can use against us.