"It hasn't been a question of going to work; it's been a question of tap-dancing to work."
Warren Buffett believes that one should always pursue what one loves and never settle for anything less. This is the true secret to his success. He does declare that he was fortunate to have come across what he was passionate about very early in life and also had role models and heroes that never let him down.
The lesson here is to be conscious of what you spend your time and energies doing and surround yourself by people who have qualities you admire. The result: success will follow you like a shadow.