As usual, my view of success is not just about material acquisition or being in positions of influence, its about achieving what you set as a goal. The concept of clarity is very important in this process as it means that you identify your own niche so to speak in what you want out of life. In fact people can be successful in some ways without actually achieving clarity. This means they go around with this unfulfilled feeling in their lives.
Here is a great discussion on the topic from Success.com – The importance of Clarity.
Once you get clarity sorted out then you need to focus and execute to achieve that goal of yours. That three prong attack is really a winner if applied for your personal success.