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Quotable #41: Wealth

“No man divulges his revenue; or, at least, which way it comes in but every one publishes his acquisitions.” — Michel de Montaigne, Essais, 1580, cited in Delphi Complete Works of Michel de Montaigne, 2016 Advertisements

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Quotable #40: Tools

“Men have become the tools of their tools.” — Henry David Thoreau, Walden, 1854

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Quotable #39: Friends

“True friends are rare. They are like shadows, seen only in the sunlight.” — Jonathan S. Helfenstein

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Quotable #38: Food And Diet

“The two biggest sellers in any bookstore are the cookbooks and the diet books. The cookbooks tell you how to prepare the food and the diet books tell you how not to eat any of it.” – Andy Rooney

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Learn Fun Facts’ Monthly Miscellany, January 2018

As if there’s not series on Learn Fun Facts, I decided to start another one. To tell you the truth, I’m still not sure what in the world should I should write here. So any suggestions are welcome. I suppose … Continue reading

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Quotable #37: Insurance

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18 Quotes About Airline Food

In Irena Chalmers’ book entitled The Great Food Almanac (1994), I learned that one of the reasons we find airline food bland and insipid is our sense of smell is dulled by the pressure at high altitude and the lack of humidity. … Continue reading

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