“It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. He who has never failed somewhere: that man cannot be great. Failure is the true test of greatness.”

Herman Melville
Essay in The Literary World (August 1850)


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How Americans Are Shopping Online | 2018

75% of Americans have purchased something online. However, most of those who have shopped online say they prefer shopping in a bricks and mortar store, according to a new study by NPR and the Marist Institute for Public Opinion