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Topic: Lilith
Posted: Friday, June 22, 2018 1:38:04 PM
Lilith or Eve, a woman made Adam lose his head and, consequently, all men.
Topic: Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia (1901)
Posted: Monday, June 18, 2018 3:25:40 PM
Just another innocent victim in the inglorious history of mankind...
Topic: Mona Mahmudnizhad and Nine Other Baha'i Women Are Hanged in Iran (1983)
Posted: Monday, June 18, 2018 1:56:38 PM
Personal, social and religous blindness and intolerance still take the lives of thousands of innocent people...
Topic: A man said to the universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However," replied the universe, "That fact has not created in me a sense of...
Posted: Thursday, June 14, 2018 10:16:49 AM
Simply put, we are on our own... but God guides us all!
Topic: In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable...
Posted: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 9:56:22 AM
True.

As the Roman poeta Juvenal once wrote in his Satires (Satire VI, lines 347-348), Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? It is literally translated as "Who will guard the guards themselves?"
Topic: The Le Mans Disaster (1955)
Posted: Monday, June 11, 2018 9:00:43 AM
Tragic, unbelievable and unforgettable disaster...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMoh5hZAaZk
Topic: Gene Wilder (1933)
Posted: Monday, June 11, 2018 8:58:47 AM
Great actor and amazing performance in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, one of my favorites.

And, yes, he passed away on August 29th, 2016, in Stamford, Connecticut.
Topic: Humility is the mother of giants. One sees great things from the valley; only small things from the peak.
Posted: Sunday, June 10, 2018 3:35:09 PM
True. As Sir Isaac Newton once quoted himself: If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.
Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/isaac_newton_135885
Topic: We are as liable to be corrupted by our books as by our companions.
Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 1:10:15 PM
“Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely." - John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton (1834-1902)
Topic: If I got places, sir, it was because I made myself fit for 'em. If you want to slip into a round hole, you must make a ball...
Posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2018 7:53:12 AM
True. Do not count on luck alone - you must be fit yourself.

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