Orison Swett Marden (1848-1924) was an American writer who worked in the genre of inspirational prose writing about the ways to gain success in life. According to his philosophy of life, people can manage their lives as they create and transform the life around them themselves. Once upon a time Horace Maynard who was a professor entered a college. Students asked him ridicule and jibing questions about the sign that was on his door. The sign – letter “V”… What did it mean? Read the story to know!