Daily Quotes, Inspiration & History

June 22nd This Day in History- Ann Landers-John Dillinger-Cuyahoga River catches fire

June 22, 2010
By Vannini
June 22nd This Day in History- Ann Landers-John Dillinger-Cuyahoga River catches fire

"At every party there are two kinds of people - those who want to go home and those who don't. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other." "Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; this, too, shall pass." "Keep in...
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This Week in History Podcast – June 21 – June 27

June 22, 2010
By Vannini
This Week in History Podcast – June 21 – June 27

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom. George S. Patton
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June 21st This Day in History – Molly Maguires Hanged

June 21, 2010
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June 21st This Day in History – Molly Maguires Hanged

"There are only two things we should fight for. One is the defense of our homes and the other is the Bill of Rights." "War is a racket. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in which the profits are reckoned in dollars and the losses in lives."...
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June 19 This Day in History

June 19, 2010
By Vannini
June 19 This Day in History

I've found a formula for avoiding these exaggerated fears of age; you take care of every day - let the calendar take care of the years. Ed Wynn (born Isaiah Edwin Leopold)
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June 18- This Day in History-Waterloo-War of 1812

June 18, 2010
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June 18- This Day in History-Waterloo-War of 1812

- A good man can be stupid and still be good. But a bad man must have brains. - Everybody, my friend, everybody lives for something better to come. That's why we want to be considerate of every man. Who knows what's in him, why he was born and what he can do? -...
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Thursday June 17, 2010 – Happy Birthday Barry Manilow & Ken Livingstone

June 17, 2010
By Vannini
Thursday June 17, 2010 – Happy Birthday Barry Manilow & Ken Livingstone

The crises of our time, it becomes increasingly clear, are the necessary impetus for the revolution now under way. And once we understand nature's transformative powers, we see that it is our powerful ally, not a force to feared our subdued. Thomas Kuhn
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Wednesday June 16, 2010 – This Day in History-Apache chief Geronimo-New Deal

June 16, 2010
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Wednesday June 16, 2010 – This Day in History-Apache chief Geronimo-New Deal

Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which is the thing we must strive for today, begins where competition leaves off. Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Tuesday June 15, 2010 – This Day in History-Ella Fitzgerald

June 15, 2010
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Tuesday June 15, 2010 – This Day in History-Ella Fitzgerald

It isn't where you came from, its where you're going that counts. Ella Fitzgerald Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong. Ella Fitzgerald
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Monday June 14, 2010 – This Day in History- The Falklands War

June 14, 2010
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Monday June 14, 2010 – This Day in History- The Falklands War

"It is better to die standing than to live on your knees." -Che Guevara, Argentinean communist revolutionary I went to my room and packed a change of clothes, got my banjo, and started walking down the road. Soon I found myself on the open highway headed east. Burl Ives
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