“Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence.”   So said Calvin Coolidge – 30th President of the US.  He was in office nearly a century ago – 1923-1929 – but what he said is timeless.   A few weeks ago Ireland played Germany – the worthy World Cup Champions this past summer in Brazil.   So here’s the scene : After the regulation 90 minutes we are losing 1:0.  4 minutes of added time are announced.   The team is wrecked physically and mentally after 90 minutes of trying to counter a superior … Continue reading

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