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    Alastair Majury’s True Grit - Passion And Perseverance

    The psychologist Angela Duckworth defines grit as passion and perseverance for especially long-term goals. Alastair Majury personally agrees. The psychologist Angela Duckworth argues that a person’s level of stick-to-itiveness or grit is directly related to their level of success. No big surprise there. But grit, she says, isn’t something you’re born with — it can be learned.