Accept other individuals’ remarks, submit yourself to progressing change, and work constantly hard! If hard work, talent, luck, environment, society, team, market, and numerous other things are all cogs in the success machine, you can’t simply remove one and expect to still build a … Michael Phelps, known as the greatest Olympian of all time is the epitome of hard work. That’s important, and it’s fair enough. Give anything your best shot and work towards your goals like there is no tomorrow. Many say that talent gives you an edge. Tim Notke once said 'Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard'. Everything is some kind of a system. Maybe it's school, or grad school, or looking for a job. (Comptt. Even though you may have a talent you will lose it if you won't work hard. "Life is not easy, you have to work very hard to achieve something ". All rights reserved. No, you should be saying that to yourself every day and work "hard" on it. Hard work: "...No, No, it's not luck, its Hard work or rather Smart work...". But does that also mean they did not work hard to be where they are. And "hard" takes many forms. When viewed at this level, success is nearly always attributable to luck. Talent here is defined as a set of traits that cannot be acquired by simply putting one's mind to it. When you work hard at a job where the boss doesn't value your efforts, all your hard work gets you is taken for granted. Half the population believes hard work is enough to lift any Australian out of poverty. As you reach the pinnacle of success, you start making less mistakes. The talented people get farther in life, as long as they are working as hard as the hard-working people. 3 Time TEDx Speaker, Technology Author, Futurist, Sign up for membership to become a founding member and help shape HuffPost's next chapter. Education, healthcare, politics, financial markets, taxes, startups, big companies, dating etc. While it might look great on the surface, it isn’t providing any necessary or critical function – it becomes useless. You work hard at something, burn midnight oil, sweat and out run everyone else around you, to reach your goal. Sow hat is it? You have probably heard this a hundred times, "you have got to work smart not hard to succeed". Hard work and perserverance will beat out pure talent any day. The party tapped into a desire among many working-class Australians to wind back the economic reforms of the previous decades, particularly those that were seen to lead to the loss of permanent full-time work in favour of casual jobs and the retreat of manufacturing industries offshore. Why facts alone don’t change minds in our big public debates May 13, 2014 12.43am EDT. It's which is MORE important. Mostly, its inborn). This is not just a coincidence but a result of hours of hard work and dedication. No doubt, but how many truly are "profoundly" gifted? The answer is cut and dried: Hard work wins out. This saying is replete with fact. When you work hard at a job where the boss doesn't value your efforts, all your hard work gets you is taken for granted. This is the answer of most people who don't believe in luck. Just working hard … I have personally tasted this failure, even though I worked so hard at things. However, there are other factors to consider. Anyone can have an idea, vision, or dream, but it takes that 99% working hard to make it closer to becoming a reality. And he has proved that himself! You have something to offer. Hard Work Natural talent vs. hard work is a topic that has been debated by people of all professions throughout history. I just did not succeed. Hours of hard work and training are the key to success. I completely am a fan of this thought, yet so many us miserably fail at achieving our goal even after working so hard at it. Even though celebrities say hard work is more important they just say that to get $$$$$$$. Hard work without talent stays hard work, it oftentimes makes the skill second nature - something talent rarely does.No doubt talent is still important, but the question isn't "which one is important and which one isn't?" We made it easy for you to exercise your right to vote. Only, we’re quickly finding out that not everyone is suited for working from home, and that the things we love about it can go awry under the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in. Much like a candle without a flame cannot light your way or keep you out of darkness, talent without hard work cannot … But wait there's more for People That Say Hardwork is more important, well listen to this some people are BORN WITH A NATURAL TALENT! 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