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“Happiness is not a goal...it's a by-product of a life well lived.”

Apr 16 2014

Eleanor Roosevelt; she was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from 1933 to 1945 during her husband Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office.

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Great Manta Ray captured by capt kahn 1933

Rare Historical Photos Pt. 10 [21 Pics]

Jan 21 2014

Another photo roundup of the popular historical series of posts that we do. You can find the previous post here, and the entire series here.

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“It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.”

Sep 26 2013

George Washington, was the first President of the United States, the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

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George W Bush Jr and Sr goofing around

Rare Historical Photos Pt. 9 [20 Pics]

Aug 29 2013

Another photo roundup of the popular historical series of posts that we do. You can find the previous post here, and the entire series here.

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Private Study Rooms of Famous People

Private Study Rooms of Famous People [27 Pics]

Aug 22 2013

Get a closer look at private study rooms of Charles Darwin, Claude Monet, Theodore Roosevelt, Sigmund Freud, Steve Jobs, Thomas A. Edison and other famous people.

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Daily Wallpaper The Great Wall of China

Jul 20 2013

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“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.”

May 15 2013

Socrates, was a classical Greek Athenian philosopher. Credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy, he is an enigmatic figure known chiefly through the accounts of later classical writers, especially the writings of his students Plato and Xenophon.

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“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”

May 14 2013

Anne Frank, one of the most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Her diary has been the basis for several plays and films. She gained international fame posthumously after her diary was published. It documents her experiences hiding during the German occupation of the Netherlands in World War II.

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“Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.”

Apr 24 2013

– Thomas Jefferson, an American founding father and third President of the United States of America.

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“There is only one good: knowledge; and one evil: ignorance.”

Apr 23 2013

Socrates, was a classical Greek Athenian philosopher. Credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy, he is an enigmatic figure known chiefly through the accounts of later classical writers, especially the writings of his students Plato and Xenophon.

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