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I made this art and used it on posters in 1971.

It undoubtedly helped me become Student Council President in my senior year of high school. Nike subsequently incorporated a similar “Just Do It.” logo in their ad campaigns from 1988 on, for different reasons.

However perceived, there is something inspirational about simple slogans. I’d like to think they remind us of how important mental attitude and perseverance is in accomplishing our goals. As I face the challenges of 2014, I’ll remember those posters and Nike’s recommendation.

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