These are four of the nine attributes you need to succeed in the United States.
Let’s consider these characteristics carefully. Grit is the ability to rebuild yourself after you fail. If you work hard and never give up, you’ll be rewarded—eventually. Patience and persistence are key.
Thrift is the wise management of resources. Everyone, including individuals and various forms of government, has to live within their means.
Merit is another word for excellence. People should achieve based on their own abilities, talents, and efforts. It’s that simple.
And finally we have the matter of self-respect: pride. Too many Americans have lost their feeling of patriotism.
What are the other five attributes you need to succeed, and how is the Left undermining them? Learn more about former Fox News personality Eric Bolling’s passionate argument with our Instaread on Wake Up America.