Mansour Ojjeh (worth $ billion), who recently had a double lung transplant, is the CEO of Techniques d’Avant Garde (TAG), which has stakes in agriculture, real estate and hospitality. But his real love is motor racing. TAG has a piece of the MacLaren Group’s Formula One team. Ojjeh has been obsessed with Formula One racing since the 70s, and he has helped bankroll projects like the better racing engines.
“If you measure what you value, then others will value what you measure.”
In 1896, Yeats was introduced to Lady Gregory by their mutual friend Edward Martyn . Gregory encouraged Yeats's nationalism, and convinced him to continue focusing on writing drama. Although he was influenced by French Symbolism , Yeats concentrated on an identifiably Irish content and this inclination was reinforced by his involvement with a new generation of younger and emerging Irish authors. Together with Lady Gregory, Martyn, and other writers including J. M. Synge , Seán O'Casey , and Padraic Colum , Yeats was one of those responsible for the establishment of the " Irish Literary Revival " movement.  Apart from these creative writers, much of the impetus for the Revival came from the work of scholarly translators who were aiding in the discovery of both the ancient sagas and Ossianic poetry and the more recent folk song tradition in Irish. One of the most significant of these was Douglas Hyde , later the first President of Ireland, whose Love Songs of Connacht was widely admired.
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