Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository.

Today is
Wednesday, December 13, 2017,
the 346th day of the year.

quote of the day:

Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza.

Dave Barry

happy birthday:

William Drummond (1585 — 1649).

Scottish poet.
Hawthornden, Scotland.

Heinrich Heine (1797 — 1856).

German poet and writer.
Düsseldorf, Prussia (now Germany).

Phillips Brooks (1835 — 1893).

American Episcopal clergyman.
Boston, Massachusetts.

George Pólya (1887 — 1985).

Hungarian mathematician.
Budapest, Hungary.