Friday, June 17, 2005

Random thoughts and Quotes

1) Thomas Jefferson condemned slavery with his words, not his deeds.

2) Henry Luce called the 1900's the "American Century." It proved true. Teddy Roosevelt impacted his cousin Franklin. When WWI came along, Woodrow Wilson had not prepared for war like Roosevelt would have done. But, when WWII came along, cousin Franklin was a lot better prepared.

4) "History is everything that ever happened." Stephen E. Ambrose

5) "Paint, fresh paint. That's how you find life and civilization." Wesley Hayden, a character from Larry Watkins novel, Montana, 1948.


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