Tag: David C. McClelland

Building Wealth is a Marathon, Not an SAT Score

By Thomas J. Stanley on Apr 7th, 2011 in Studying the Wealthy

In The Millionaire Mind, I said that the process of building wealth is a marathon.  How well you do in this race involves much more than grade point averages . . . .  Standardized testing [SATs, GREs,] cannot be substituted for actually running the race.  Otherwise our government could just redistribute our nation’s wealth each […]