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Not every change of tack will necessarily take you to a better place  

We’re forever reading about people who have completely altered their lives and gone on to find success. But for these celebs the exact opposite was true, perhaps because they’d already found their true calling in the first place.

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan called time on his basketball career in 1993 to become a professional baseball player. He was back in the NBA in 1995.

 Frankie Muniz

Frankie Muniz went from actor to professional racing driver in 2006. It wasn’t long before he won an award for sportsmanship.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

LUDWIG JOSEF JOHANN WITTGENSTEIN (Vienna, 1889 - Cambridge, 1951)
Ludwig Wittgenstein had a desire to be a teacher. Five tough years later he was back philosophising. Logically enough.

“Life is never easy”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell tried to start a music career, but her debut album flopped. Listen to it and you’ll know why.

“Love and Tears”, from the album Baby Woman.

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