For more of the cool in you

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fromhttp://www.theatlantic.com/personal/archive/2010/05/the-wit-and-wisdom-of-us-grant/57209/

The quality of subtlety Grant displays is very hard to attain for a young person. People often need to have long, hard, experience with failure and disappointment before they have an appreciation for the value of keeping the volume down, and this may be especially the case in a bombastic age like ours. Grant, of course, had these experiences and then some. The heroic nature of his life lies with his muddling through them, quietly.

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