Facts are the air of scientists. Without them you can never fly.
~Linus Pauling, American scientist, peace activist
February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994
St. Louis Business Journal
Ten protesters were arrested this morning at union miners’ third protest at Peabody Energy’s headquarters in downtown St. Louis, according to David Marzullo, director of public information at the St. Louis Police Department.
Members of the United Mine Workers of America again marched at Peabody’s headquarter in protest of treatment of retiree health benefits by the coal company’s now-bankrupt spinoff, Patriot Coal.
I feel very adventurous. There are so many doors to be opened, and I’m not afraid to look behind them.
~ Elizabeth Taylor, British-American actress
February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
~ Victor Hugo, French poet, novelist
February 26, 1802 – May 22, 1885
Why shouldn’t art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world.
~Pierre Auguste Renoir, French artist
February 25, 1841 – December 3, 1919
I should be sorry if I only entertained them. I wished to make them better.
~ Georg Friedrich Händel, musician and composer
February 23, 1685 – April14, 1759