A Bit of Wisdom from President Eisenhower

A Bit of Wisdom from President Eisenhower

“Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you’re a thousand miles from the corn field.” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969 Eisenhower speaks with men of the 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, part of the 101st Airborne Division, on June 5, 1944, the day before the D-Day […]

A Bit of Wisdom from Poor Richard

A Bit of Wisdom from Poor Richard

Who is wise? He that learns from every One. Who is powerful? He that governs his Passions. Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody. Poor Richard’s Almanack 1755, Benjamin Franklin January 6 – April 17, 1790

Benjamin Franklin’s Final Speech in the Constitutional Convention. September 17th, 1787

Benjamin Franklin’s Final Speech in the Constitutional Convention. September 17th, 1787

Philadelphia, PA…Mr. President: I confess that I do not entirely approve of this Constitution at present, but Sir, I am not sure I shall never approve it: For having lived long, I have experienced many Instances of being oblig’d, by better Information or fuller Consideration, to change Opinions even on important Subjects, which I once […]

A Bit of Wisdom from Poor Richard

A Bit of Wisdom from Poor Richard

“Serving God is Doing Good to Man, but Praying is thought an easier Service, and therefore more generally chosen.” Poor Richard’s Almanack 1749, Benjamin Franklin January 6 – April 17, 1790

A Bit of Wisdom from Bret Harte

A Bit of Wisdom from Bret Harte

“Man has the possibility of existence after death. But possibility is one thing and the realization of the possibility is quite a different thing.” Bret Harte August 25, 1836 – May 5, 1902

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