Monthly Archives: November 2014

C.S. Lewis

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” – C.S. Lewis, Author November 29, 1898 – November 22nd, 1963

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William Blake

“Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell’s despair.” – William Blake, poet, November 28th, 1757 – August 12th, 1827 Happy Birthday!!

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St Louis Zoo

Here is an image taken circa 1955 of the St Louis Zoo.  In the image we see a crowd around a group of elephants as they seem to be putting on a small show.   Image from the following source.

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Happy Turkey Day!!

We hope you all enjoy a wonderful turkey filled day!

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Nelson Mandela

“Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.” – Nelson Mandela, July 18th, 1918 – December 5th, 2013

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Mark Twain

“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.” – Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens), Author November 30, 1835 – April 21st, 1910

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Arthur Schopenhauer

“Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.” – Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher, February 22nd, 1788 – September 21st, 1860

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Here Kitty, Kitty

What better to feed your pet cats than a giant fish? This little girl is getting ready to toss the cats some dinner… unless she’s just being cruel and taunting them. Either way, it’s a hilarious photo! A cat’s dream!  … Continue reading

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Dale Carnegie

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie, writer, November 24th, 1888 – November 1st, 1955 Happy Birthday!!

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St Louis Art Museum

Here is an image taken sometime in 1955 of the exterior front of the St Louis Art Museum.  The Art Museum was originally built as the Palace of Fine Arts to be used in the 1904 World’s Fair in St … Continue reading

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