16 Reasons Why Athletes Are More Successful in Life 0 Shares Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Sports Life Lesson 8: Commitment to Excellence Next » 9 of 17 « Prev Previous Next "Amateurs do things 'till they get it right. Pros do it 'till they can't get it wrong." —Steven Jackson Not much more to say here. Athletes are perfectionists. And so are successful people.