One problem with success is that if you get too much of it before you're ready, you'll never dare to try again. Having enjoyed the glory of success, it doesn't make sense to negate that glory through a subsequent attempt that might end with failure.
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Imagine that we were chatting over a hot beverage and what you're reading was being spoken instead of written. You are not a reader. You are my friend. Now, will you be interested to buy me a drink?