To insure peace of mind ignore the rules and regulations.
In the city a funeral is just an interruption of traffic; in the country it is a form of popular entertainment.
Each had defended his own country; the Germans Germany, the Frenchmen France; they had don...- Ernst Toller
The future of our economy relies on the imagination of entrepreneurs.- Barack Obama
The best way to quiet a country is a good thrashing, followed by great kindness afterwards...- Charles James Napier
My country, ’tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing: Land where my fathers d...- Samuel Francis Smith
I vow to thee, my country all earthly things above Entire and whole and perfect, the servi...- Cecil Spring Rice
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|Birth:||9th February, 1866|
|Death:||16th May, 1944|
|Profession:||Columnist, Playwright, Writer|
George Ade was born in Kentland, Indiana, USA. He was an American writer, newspaper columnist, and playwright. He earned a BS degree from Purdue University in 1887. In 1890 he joined the Chicago Morning News, which later became the Chicago Record, where McCutcheon was working. He wrote the column, Stories of the Streets and of the Town. Ade's well-known "fables in slang" also made their first appearance in this popular column. He wrote several books include: Artie, Pink Marsh, Forty modern fables, The slim princess, The girl proposition, Knocking The Neighbors, and Bang! Bang!. He wrote several plays include: The Sultan of Sulu, The County Chairman, Peggy from Paris, The Sho-Gun, and The College Widow.
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