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Inspirational Quote - Arthur H. Compton

Inspirational Quote – Arthur H. Compton

Arthur H. Compton wrote: Every great discovery I ever made, I gambled that the truth was there, and then I acted in faith until I could prove its existence. Arthur H. Compton was an American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery of the Compton effect.  In 1931, Compton championed the idea of […]

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Inspirational Quote - Sigmund Freud

Inspirational Quote – Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud wrote: “From error to error, one discovers the entire truth.” Freud was an Austrian neurologist and Founder of psychoanalysis.  He was the father of prominent children’s psychoanalyst Anna Freud, 1856-1939. In creating psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst,Freud developed therapeutic techniques such as the […]

5 Minute Historical Trivia

5 Minute Historical Trivia

5 Minute Historical Trivia 1.  What was the name of the archaeologist whose name is associated with the discovery of Troy? Correct answer:   Schliemann 2. Many scientists believe that the legendary Atlantis may have been part of an island that is today known as Thera. By what other name is this island known today? Correct […]

Inspirational Quote - Galileo Gallei

Inspirational Quote – Galileo Gallei

“All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.” -Galileo Gallei: Galileo was an Italian natural Philosopher, Astronomer and Mathematician who made fundamental contributions to the development of the scientific method and to the sciences of motion, astronomy and strength of materials. 1564-1642 Tweet Recommend on Facebook Pin […]

Inspirational Quote - William Penn

Inspirational Quote – William Penn

For those on the quest to learn more about history and seek out answers to long lost truths, below is a quote of inspiration to keep you going on your journey.   Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of a wise man. –William Penn     About the quote’s author William Penn:  […]

Fast Facts @ History

Fast Facts @ History

Stimulate your mind by taking a moment to read about these prominent historical quotes and facts: Greenwich Mean Time is by which the world sets its clock. The Maya & the Aztecs worshiped Venus which represented their Rain God The Aztec sun stone measuring 13 feet has the God Tonatiuh in the center Babylonian tablet […]

Fast Facts @ History

Fast Facts @ History

Stimulate your mind by taking a moment to read about these prominent historical quotes and facts: The King’s chamber in the Great Pyramid contained Quartz and Feldspar Apocalypse means “the unfolding” in ancient Greek Cleopatra asked for the City of Petra, located in modern day Jordan, as a wedding gift from Marc Anthony. The Ancient […]

Inspiration Quote - Albert Einstein

Inspiration Quote – Albert Einstein

Fairest thing we can experience is the mysterious.  It is fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true science and true religion – and that those who can no longer wonder, no longer feel amazement are as good as dead – a stuffed out candle.  – Albert Einstein   Tweet Recommend on Facebook Pin […]