Alfred North Whitehead

“The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order.”

Happy Birthdays

Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln were both born on the same day, Feb. 12, 1809. Lincoln was born in a log cabin just south of Hodgenville, Kentucky, while Darwin was born in an upper-middle-class home in Shrewsbury, England.

Ambrose Bierce

“Litigant, noun, a person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones.”
– The Devil’s Dictionary

Darwin & Lincoln

Of the many significant coincidences of the 1800s, Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln, born oceans apart, have something in common. Can you guess what?

The Fox Hounds!

The following sentence contains every letter of the English alphabet: “The quick brown fox jumps over a lazy dog.”

Not Every Tom, Dick and Harry

In the movie “The Great Escape,” the three tunnels were called Tom, Dick and Harry – Harry was the actual escape tunnel.

Edmund Burke

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”