Re: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
That also took balls to curb your ego and sit down for the benefit of the team.
That had to be one of the hardest decisions of his life. Of course, people who have been following his career already knew he was a team player, but this? This makes him a true champion.
Philitas of Cos, Greek intellectual, is said by Athenaeus to have studied arguments and erroneous word usage so intensely that he wasted away and starved to death. British classicist A. Cameron speculates that P. died from a wasting disease which his contemporaries joked was caused by his pedantry.