Writing after Alexander’s death, another participant, Onesicritus, went so...– Plutarch, Life of Alexander, XLVI. Alexander romance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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South Florida is the default capital of the country.– Probably the worst opening line of a news story today. Unbelievable. Affluent Buyers Reviving Market for Miami Homes - NYTimes.com
One test of the correctness of an educational procedure is the happiness of...– Maria Montessori
Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it.– Oscar Wilde “The True Function and Value of Criticism.” The Nineteenth Century XXVII (July-December 1890): 137. Wikiquote
Call us Aaron Burr from the way we’re dropping Hamiltons.– Lazy Sunday
History doesn’t repeat itself but it does rhyme.– Unknown. Attributed, incorrectly, to Mark Twain, who is — like Oscar Wilde and Anonymous — one of the default sources for witty quotes regardless of whether or not he actually ever said anything like it. Wilde, at a dinner party of course, once said in response to something witty...
There are two types of education… One should teach us how to make a...– John Adams Quotes
Judeo-Christian” treats one as a runner-up and the other as an outcome and...– Matthew Kapstein quoting someone else.