Month: August 2018

One More Time

When Columbus was in search for the New World, his ship’s crew became discouraged and rose in rebellion. They insisted upon turning back, and they had concluded that there was no new world to be found. Columbus would not give up nor give in. Still, under the circumstances he did compromise with them; and he …

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How Old Are You?

Some people seem to be old in their thirties while others that I’ve known are young in their seventies. So the question remains, how old are you? In Noah Webster’s dictionary of 1828, not once does he refer to the calendar or the number of birthdays to define an age. Here’s how he explains it. …

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Little Things

Great results come from little causes! Little things make big things happen. The art of printing went from a person cutting letters from the bark of a tree and pressing them on paper. The telescope was the result of a boys interest with two glasses in his father’s shop where eyeglasses were made, varying their …

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