Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

Strange But True

2014 – 04

Monday, January 27th, 2014

2014 – 04

• It was famed cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead who made the following sage observation: “One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don’t come home at night.” • If...

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2014 – 03

Monday, January 20th, 2014

2014 – 03

• It was noted Irish author and wit Oscar Wilde who made the following sage observation: “There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.” •...

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2014 – 02

Monday, January 13th, 2014

2014 – 02

• It was Lebanese poet Kahlil Gibran who made the following sage observation: “I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.”...

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2014 – 01

Monday, January 6th, 2014

2014 – 01

• It was Polish chess grandmaster Savielly Tartakower who made the following sage observation: “Victory goes to the player who makes the next-to-last mistake.” • In the late 19th century, a single female Bengal tiger, known as...

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2013 – 52

Monday, December 30th, 2013

2013 – 52

• It was noted American writer and essayist Flannery O’Connor who made the following sage observation: “Truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.” • Even though the human brain makes up only 2...

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2013 – 51

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

2013 – 51

• It was noted wit Ambrose Bierce who defined an egotist as “a person more interested in himself than in me.” • If you could go back in time and sample a beer from the 1700s, you...

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2013 – 50

Monday, December 16th, 2013

2013 – 50

• It was beloved American pianist and comedian Jimmy Durante who made the following sage observation: “Be nice to people on your way up because you meet them on your way down.” • Famed markswoman and exhibition...

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2013 – 49

Monday, December 9th, 2013

2013 – 49

• It was industrialist Andrew Carnegie, who was born into a poor Scottish family and emigrated to the U.S. as a teen, who made the following sage observation: “There is not such a cradle of democracy upon...

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2013 – 48

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

2013 – 48

• It was American author Erica Jong who made the following sage observation: “Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t.” • Jon Bon Jovi is probably best known...

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2013 – 47

Monday, November 25th, 2013

2013 – 47

• It was noted German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche who made the following sage observation: “The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who...

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