Persecution Dr Hahnemann (founder of modern homeopathy) was run out of about 30 towns throughout his life because of jealousy and hatred by the Pharmacists that his dilutional meds hurt their sales. It wasn't until age 80 in 1833 when…

A philosophy professor stood before his class and had some items in front of him. When class began, wordlessly he picked up a large empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with rocks right to the top, rocks about…

Selections from Van Gogh’s Diary   You will say perhaps s that I am boring you with all this; that you will go to brothels and that you don’t care a damn about the rest. Well, that depends, but anyways,…

There is often more than one right answer. _______________  Subject: Measuring height with a  Barometer  “… if you think like the average person you will always be average.” Sir Ernest Rutherford, President of the Royal Academy, and recipient of the…

Will Rogers, who died in a plane crash with Wylie Post in 1935, was probably the greatest political sage this country has ever known.  Enjoy the following:   1.  Never slap a man who’s chewing tobacco.   2.  Never kick…

  “Man is a temple, wherein all wisdom and all goodness abide. What we commonly call man, the eating, drinking, planting, counting man does not, as we know him, represent himself, but misrepresent himself. Him do we not respect. But…

The Wit and Wisdom of  WINSTON  CHURCHILL   “If the present tries to sit in judgment of the past, it will lose the future.”   “Expert knowledge, however indispensable, is no substitute for a generous and comprehending outlook upon a…