A thought for the day: Willa Cather said, The history of every country begins in the heart of a man or a woman.
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A thought for the day: Don't compare yourself with anyone in this world. If you do so, you are insulting yourself. -- Bill Gates
On this date in history:
In 1778, James Cook became the first European to reach the Hawaiian Islands. He called them the Sandwich Islands.
In 1871, William of Prussia was declared the first German ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- English physician Peter Roget, who compiled Roget's Thesaurus, in 1779
- American orator and statesman Daniel Webster in 1782
- English author A.A. Milne, who wrote ...Read More
Today is Thursday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2018 with 347 to follow.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Saturn. Evening stars are Neptune, Uranus and Venus.
On January 18th, 1919, the Paris Peace Conference opened in Versailles.
A thought for the day: Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love. -- Mother Teresa