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15 Thoughts on Flight from Otto Lilienthal (1848-1896)

  1. All flight is based upon producing air pressure, all flight energy consists in overcoming air pressure.
  2. The contrivances which are necessary to counteract the wind effects can only be understood by actual practice in the wind.
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Take Heed

“Only take heed, and keep your soul diligently, lest your forget the things which your eyes have seen, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life; make them known to your children and your children’s children.” 94 more words

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31 Things No One Will Warn You About

  1. That some days are so bad that the first thing you’ll do when you get home is throw yourself to the bed and cry.
  2. That people will hurt you…
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The Feast of Starlight.

Tauriel: It is Mereth Nuin Giliath; The Feast of Starlight. All light is sacred to the Eldar, but the Wood Elves loves best the light of the stars. 31 more words


'Once a year, go someplace you've never been before'

I’m thankful for long weekends (one which I am hopefully not working on) and it’s surprisingly refreshing doing ‘absolutely nothing’. It provides some time to reflect and unwind. 598 more words

The Daily Ramblings

Purpose, Perspective, Proportion

Very few things in our lives are absolute. Everything is measured by degree, from our attention to our patience to the range and intensity of our emotions. 1,031 more words

The Daily Ramblings

Happy Birthday: Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844–1889)

Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889), is considered to be one of the top five poets of the Victorian Era, defined as the period of Queen Victoria’s reign from 1837-1901. 117 more words