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Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out. ---->>>

Behavior which appears superficially correct but is intrinsically corrupt always irritates those who see below the surface. ---->>>

Each honest calling, each walk of life, has its own elite, its own aristocracy based on excellence of performance. ---->>>

Every vital organization owes its birth and life to an exciting and daring idea. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: March 26, 1893
Die: 02-11, 1978
Occupation: Scientist

James Bryant Conant (March 26, 1893 – February 11, 1978) was an American chemist, a transformative President of Harvard University, and the first U.S. Ambassador to West Germany. Conant obtained a PhD in Chemistry from Harvard in 1916. During World War I he served in the U.S. Army, working on the development of poison gases (wikipedia)