All except 3 & Better than "Learn from the mistakes of others." Better than "There is no 'We'. you (individually) have NOTHING to do with their success or failure" Solid advice - I love this. (Hate the typos, though.
You agree? People always have a misconception on how people become successful. They think its been a smooth road the whole way. I think going through the rough paths and learning from it is the beauty of it all.