"The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed up in these two — common sense and perseverance." —Owen Feltham
This is from Pidgin, a publication produced by the Princeton School of Architecture. This article is just stellar. I know you can't read it here, but if you could, you would agree. And if you're with agog with curiosity you can purchase the issue online for $8 (or I can just email it to you).