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Jonas Salk’s 100th Birthday!

    Interview by Tom Peterson To celebrate Jonas Salk’s 100’s birthday, here’s an interview I earlier did for Stakeholder Health. Heather Wood Ion is a cultural anthropologist who works on the transformation of organizations, projects and grassroots initiatives. For the last eight years of his life, Jonas Salk shared with Heather his dreams of establishing […]

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persistence, tenacity

Nothing takes the place of persistence

    “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan ‘press on’ has solved […]

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