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Past in Perspective

Anne Frank was born in Frankfurt, Germany, in 1929 when unemployment rates were high, as was poverty. At the same…

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The mind is everything. What you think you become. –Buddha The ‘Fasting Buddha’ statue was excavated in Sikri…

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Let a man walk ten miles steadily on a hot summer’s day along a dusty English road, and he will soon discover why…

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Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied. –Otto von Bismarck Under the…

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“Life is a combination of magic and pasta.” –Federico Fellini The history of pasta can be traced to many…

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The window to the world can be covered by a newspaper. –Stanislaw Jerzy Lec The La Gaceta de Madrid is one of…

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“How can you rise, if you have not burned” –Hiba Fatima Ahmad The legend of the Phoenix is one that is…

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Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains…

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Have you ever seen a world fall to its knees? Watch, and learn. –Ob Nixilis Carrom has been played for almost…

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To put on a corset properly is as much of an art as to make a corset properly. –Anna Held The corset comes…

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The sky is the part of creation in which nature has done for the sake of pleasing man. –John Ruskin The theory…

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“The main element crucial for the survival of life is also a demon in disguise; it will snatch your life away as…

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“Electricity is really just organized lightning” –George Carlin Benjamin Franklin was not the one who…

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“I am a cemetery by the moon unblessed.” –Charles Baudelaire Pakistan hosts one of the world’s largest…

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In 1978, the Amoco Cadiz started its journey from the Arabian Gulf, heading towards Le Havre, France carrying…

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The Empress Market was inaugurated in 1889 in Karachi: a Victorian brick building that was distinguished by a…

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Did you ever get the feeling that the world was a tuxedo and you were a pair of brown shoes? –George Gobel…

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There is freedom of speech, but I cannot guarantee freedom after speech. –Idi Amin Idi Amin was known as the…

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“I am the punishment of God...If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me…

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Down here there was no wind, no snow, no ice, no dead things reaching out to grab you, only dreams and rushlight…

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