‘In this world I would rather live two days like a tiger, than two hundred years like a sheep.‘ -Tipu Sultan
(Taken from Alexander Beatson’s A View of the Origin and Conduct of the War with Tippoo Sultan, 1800)
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The Lives of the Twelve Caesars by C. Suetonius Tranquillus
At ne cui dubium omnino sit et impudicitiae et adulteriorum flagrasse infamia, Curio pater quadam eum oratione omnium mulierum virum et omnium virorum mulierem appellat.
And to emphasize the bad name Caesar had won alike for unnatural and natural vice, I may here record that the Elder Curio referred to him in a speech as: “Every woman’s man and every man’s woman.”
A Christian publication on the origins of Christmas. Taken from here: http://www.hwalibrary.com/cgi-bin/get/hwa.cgi?action=getbklet&InfoID=1313850170#
Where did the world get Christmas?… from the Bible, or paganism?
Here are the astonishing facts which may shock you! Test yourself. How much do you know of the origin of the Christmas tree — of “Santa Claus” — of the mistletoe — of the holly wreath — of the custom of exchanging gifts?