Found 9 articles in the topic of Author.
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Amelia Earhart - 75 Years Later And Looking Again
"Please know that I am aware of the hazards. I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be a challenge to others." Amelia Earhart's last flight continues to capture the imagination of adventurers everywhere. As … [ Read More ]
George S. Patton - From a Family of Warriors
George S. Patton was one of the greatest military minds in history. He was fearless on the battlefield. Never one to shy away from danger, he insisted on carrying out his plans near the frontlines, not from the safety of headquarters farther away. He always carried his trademark pearl handle… [ Read More ]
Buddha - More Than Meets The Eye
Buddha once said, "Be vigilant; guard your mind against negative thoughts," but he could have never imagined the thoughts that came to mind of a 350-year-old statue of him. Buddha's statue was admitted to Shands Hospital at the University of Florida after a mass had been detected inside his… [ Read More ]
Marilyn Monroe ...Housewife?
"I'm selfish, impatient, and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control, and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as well don't deserve me at my best." Being late two hours to her first date should have been a big warning flag to Joe Di… [ Read More ]
Norman Vincent Peale - A Case of Inferiority Compl
Leave it to the champion of the Power of Positive Thinking to nip a thing like defeat in the bud. One of the most influential ministers in the 20th century, Norman Vincent Peale authored more than 40 books during his lifetime, including The Art of Living (1937), Confident Living (1948) and… [ Read More ]
You Bette They Didn't Like Each Other
One of the most enduring battles between actresses in history played out between Bette Davis and Joan Crawford. Though many thought it just the fabrication of Hollywood flacks, the disdain ran deep, at least for Bette Davis. "Why am I so good at playing bitches? I think it's because I'm no… [ Read More ]
Albert Einstein and God
When published in 1931, Cosmic Religion: With Other Opinions and Aphorisms put forth the argument that science and religion were indeed compatible. In the book, Einstein shared his views, which included the belief that science is the basis of a cosmic religion, which could not only be embrac… [ Read More ]
Abraham Lincoln's Horrible Dream Became Reality!
"We live in the midst of alarms; anxiety beclouds the future; we expect some new disaster with each newspaper we read." Little did President Abraham Lincoln know that he would make headlines on April 14, 1865. But then again, perhaps he did. Lincoln's presidency was characterized by his ala… [ Read More ]