From Barking Up the Wrong Tree —

“Intelligence and creativity are great but you can’t quit when the going gets tough if you ever really want to accomplish anything big.

That’s grit.

Perseverance.Researchers have found that it exists apart from IQ and is more predictive of success than IQ in a variety of challenging environments from Ivy League schools to military academies to the National Spelling Bee…”

Read the full story at Is “grit” the most important quality to possess?