Elon Musk smiling at the 2017 TED conference.
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Science Shows Most High Achievers Had Troubled Childhoods. Elon Musk’s Sister Just Explained Why He’s the Perfect Example

Look into the childhoods of many super high achievers, from Howard Schultz andMadonna to Oprah Winfrey and Eleanor Roosevelt, and you’ll notice a common theme: They weren’t very happy. In fact, a great many were downright tragic. Madonna lost her mother to cancer at age five…



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