Greatness

Who Are the Beatles of Our Era?

Joe Pennell | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Pennell

Iconic status is difficult to achieve. To be recognised as the defining sportsman, politician, or artist of one's generation is, in many ways, the highest accolade that can be lauded on a public figure...

Why Lance Armstrong is Still a Hero: 'Great Men Are Almost Always Bad Men'

Professor Ian Robertson | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK Sport
Professor Ian Robertson

Read any biography of a great man or woman and you will almost always find evidence of the ruthlessness, cruelties and immoralities that arose from their single-minded pursuit of greatness.