Quote of the day January 2, 2009

January 2, 2009

“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: If we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.”
~ Anne Bradstreet

Word of the Day

brio (BREE-oh) noun
Enthusiastic vigor; vivacity; liveliness; spirit.

Random Fact

In 1942 the largest espionage case in American history, over 30 members of a German spy ring led by former South African Boer soldier and adventurer Fritz Joubert Duquesne (pictured) were convicted following an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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