Never forget, Caelius, that a great man makes his luck. Luck is there for everyone to seize. Most of us miss our chances; we’re blind to our luck. He never misses a chance because he’s never blind to the opportunity of the moment.
Happy 77th birthday, Colleen McCullough! While teaching in the Neurology department at Yale Medical School, she wrote her second book, The Thorn Birds. It became a best-seller and was made into a popular TV mini-series.