Words of wisdom from the world’s wisest thinkers are timeless, though the world continues to change every day. 1. “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” — Gandhi “Live for what’s worth dying for, and leverage technology to create the world you wish to see.” 2. “Everybody is a genius. […]
By Thomas Oppong on Sunday February 19th, 2017 What Made Our Most Influential Figures Successful? There is no single path to insane greatness. Picasso and Gogh are both artistic geniuses, but they pursued very different routines to stay prolific. Success is more a deliberate practice of what works than a serendipitous streak of luck or privilege. The […]
General Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad Araminta Ross, later named Harriet Tubman, was born into slavery circa 1820. She was raised under harsh slave conditions in Dorchester County, Maryland; she was subjected to whippings even as a small child. When Harriet was twelve years old, a white overseer struck her in the head with a […]
Deep Throat and his Legacy In the pre-dawn hours of June 17, 1972, a security guard called police officers to the Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C. He had discovered a taped-open door. Once inside,the officers found and arrested five males in a highly unusual burglary. The burglary was unusual not only because it was inside […]
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