“Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.”
Who said “Fasten your seat belts. It’s going to be a bumpy night”?
Hint: It wasn’t Captain Kirk!
The famous “Heisman pose” is based on Ed Smith, the former New York University running back, who modeled for the Heisman Trophy’s sculptor.
“Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing it is stupid.”
In 1934, who did the sculptor of the Heisman Trophy ask to strike the now famous “Heisman pose”?
Tremendous and stupendous, but not horrendous or hazardous!
Those are the only four words in the English language which end in “dous”
“More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly.”
Most people cannot identify the only four words in the English language which end in “dous”!!! Can you?
The original name of the song “Silver Bells” was “Tinkle Bells” until co-composer Jay Livingston’s wife explained to him that “tinkle” had another meaning.
“Litigant, noun, a person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones.”