Wednesday, 1 October 2014

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Julius Caesar wore a laurel wreath to cover the onset of baldness. #factoid
                     
F U Cn Rd Ths U Cnt Spl Wrth A Dm #bumperstickers

The most commonly used word in English conversation is 'I' #ENGlanguage
                    
Wisdom does not always come with age. Sometimes age arrives alone. - John C. Maxwell #quote   


Barking up the wrong tree ~ Looking in the wrong place  #ENGidioms

Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood. ~ T. S. Eliot #poetryquotes  
          
I don't drive fast I fly low #bumperstickers                                       
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth. ~ Adolf Hitler #quote            



Every two thousand frowns creates one wrinkle. #factoid       
                             
People who read Cosmopolitan magazine are very different from those who do not. ~ Donald Berry #quote

St Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, was not Irish. #factoid  
                             
Sound travels 3 times faster through water than in air #factoids 
                               
Cheetahs ~ A Coalition of cheetahs. #factoid  #collectivenouns


Blueberry juice boosts memory #factoid
                                    
I have been through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually happened. – Mark Twain (1835-1910) #quote

Seven Works of Mercy: Bury the dead. Clothe the naked. Feed the hungry. Give drink to the thirsty. House the homeless. Tend the sick. Visit the fatherless and afflicted. #history
            
A flamingo can eat only when its head is upside down. #factoid           




Some large clouds store enough water for 500000 showers #factoid     
                       
Pogonophobia is the fear of beards. #factoid  

If I've told you once. I've told you a thousand times. #Momism   
                              
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it within us or we will find it not. ~  Ralph Waldo Emerson #quote          

You Have The Right To Remain Silent. Anything You Say Will Be Misquoted And Used Against You #bumperstickers                                       
There are only 4 words in the English language which end in 'dous' (they are: hazardous, horrendous, stupendous and tremendous) #ENGlanguage                   



Adolf Eichmann (responsible for countless Jewish deaths during World war II), was originally a travelling salesman for the Vacuum Oil Co.  of Austria. #factoid

I Know What You’re Thinking And You Should Be Ashamed Of Yourself #bumperstickers  
      
Ice Cream is chinese food! #factoid                                       
                   





In the White House, there are 13,092 knives, forks and spoons. #factoid   
                    
Cerumen' is the medical term for earwax. #factoid

Friendship makes prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it. ~ Cicero, 44 B.C. #quote   
                              
Monday is an awful way to spend 1/7 of your life. #justajoke      





It was considered unfashionable for Venetian women, during the Renaissance to have anything but silvery-blonde hair. #factoid 

On the road to recovery #englishlanguageidiom                                       
Let others know when they've invaded your territory. #aDogsAdvice      




Your artistic talents win the approval and applause of others. #fortunecookiesayings             

Jumping fleas can accelerate 50 times faster than the space shuttle. #factoid   

A mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement. – Henry Ford (1863-1947) #quote   
                            
I believe you don't motivate people. What you do is hire motivated people, then make sure you don't demotivate them.~ Tom Golisano, founder of Paychex, Inc. #quote