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I think it takes education, training and perseverance. — Cyndy Harris, Educator, Roxbury
I’ve gone through a lot of hard work and I’m not where I want to be. You have to love what you do and do it well. — Zach Frierson, Baker, Roxbury
It takes determination. It takes intuition and a sense of purpose. — Itora Eaton, Student, South End
Having a good head on your shoulders and just doing what you’re supposed to do. — Manny, Boston Public Schools, Roxbury
Education and a good job. That’s it. — Doris Morrison, Retired, Roxbury
Hard work, dedication, resilience and being colorblind to other people’s ignorance. — Lloyd, Outreach Worker, Roxbury
What do you think it takes to be successful in the United States?