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The Power of Persistence: A True Inspirational Story; Og Mandino




Og Mandino was an American author who wrote several motivational and self-help books. He is best known for his book "The Greatest Salesman in the World", which has sold millions of copies worldwide.


Og Mandino was born on December 12, 1923, in Utica, New York. He grew up in a poor family and had a difficult childhood. He was diagnosed with tuberculosis at the age of 12 and spent the next three years in a sanitarium. It was during this time that he began to develop his passion for writing.


After recovering from tuberculosis, Og Mandino pursued a career in advertising. He worked as a copywriter for various advertising agencies and eventually started his own agency. However, his true passion remained in writing.


In 1968, he published his first book, "The Greatest Salesman in the World". This book became an overnight success and has sold millions of copies worldwide. It became a source of inspiration for many people, teaching them the importance of a positive attitude and perseverance


Throughout his career, Og Mandino wrote numerous motivational and self-help books. Some of his other popular works include "Apes Together Strong!", "How to Raise Your Self-Esteem", and "The Choice".


Og Mandino's books have been translated into multiple languages and have been read by millions of people around the world. His words of wisdom and positivity continue to inspire readers to this day.


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