Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Today marks the 80th anniversary of the Batman's first appearance (Detective Comics #27 to be exact) and he's been pretty busy ever since his first adventure, appearing in film, radio, television, and just about every medium out there. Over the next year I plan on celebrating his 80th year with some special articles, but in the meantime, check out some previous articles I wrote about Batman and Batmania.