Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Today's History

 1.1809 Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., poet, essayist and father of Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell           Holmes, Jr.

 2.1828 - A patent was issued to Robert Turner for the self-regulating wagon brake.

 3.1882- Australia defeats England in cricket for the first time. The following day a obituary appears in the         Sporting Times addressed to the British team.

 4.1922 - WEAF-AM in New York broadcast the first radio advertisement.

 5.1949 - At the University of Illinois, a nuclear device was used for the first time to treat cancer patients.

 6.1958 Michael Jackson, pop singer, entertainer was born.

 7.1962 - The lower level of the George Washington Bridge opened.

 8.1965 - The Gemini V made a big return to earth by landing in the Atlantic Ocean.

 9.1977 Lou Brock (St Louis Cardinals) breaks Ty Cobb's 49-year-old career stolen bases record at 893.

 10.2004 - India test-launched a nuclear-capable missile able to carry a one-ton warhead. The weapon had         a range of 1,560 miles.

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Quotes On Peace

1.Right human relations is the only true peace.

2.The peace makers shall be called the children of God.

3.Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.

4.World-peace can be achieved when the power of love
  replaces The love of power.

5.Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.

6.What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.

7.If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other

8.Peace is something that we become. Once we become peace, then only can we give peace to the world
  and receive peace from the world.

9.I enjoy peace only when I am not afraid of changing my stubborn mind.

10.The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace.


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