There is a change–and I am poor; Your love hath been, nor long ago, A fountain at my fond heart’s door, Whose only business was to flow; And flow it did; not taking heed Of its own bounty, or my need.
What happy moments did I count! Blest was I then all bliss above! Now, for that consecrated fount Of murmuring, sparkling, living love, What have I? Shall I dare to tell? A comfortless and hidden well.
A well of love–it may be deep– I trust it is,–and never dry: What matter? If the waters sleep In silence and obscurity. [Read more...]
“To make a discovery takes long years, but thereafter it can be explained in the course of an hour.” [Steno]
eTeddybear is celebrating the 17th century scientist Nicholas steno’s 374th birthday, the father of geology and stratigraphy, the son of Rock.
Nicolas Steno was born on 11th January 1638 into a wealthy Lutheran family in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was born as Niels Stensen, but he is better known by the Latinized forms of his name, Nicholas Stenonis or Nicholas Steno. His name means literally Niels, “Son of Rocky” (sten = stone or rock). He was a Danish Catholic bishop and scientist who [Read more...]
Come forward as servants of Islam, organise the people economically, socially, educationally and politically and I am sure that you will be a power that will be accepted by everybody.
Expect the best, Prepare for the worst.
Failure is a word unknown to me.
Islam expect every Muslim to do this duty, and if we realise our responsibility time will come soon when we shall justify ourselves worthy of a glorious past.
My message to you all is of hope, courage and confidence. Let us mobilize all our resources in a systematic and organized way and tackle the grave issues [Read more...]
Robert Norton Noyce is known as “the Mayor of Silicon Valley”, co-founded Fairchild Semiconductor in 1957 and Intel in 1968. He is also credited along with Jack Kilby with the invention of the integrated circuit or microchip which fuelled the personal computer revolution and gave Silicon Valley its name.
Noyce was born on December 12, 1927, in Burlington, Iowa. He grew up in Grinnell, Iowa and attended the local schools. He exhibited a talent for mathematics and science while in high school, he built a boy-sized aircraft with his brother at the age of 12, which they used to fly [Read more...]
“A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval”
These are the words of a great man with an extra ordinary vision; the man who believed throughout his life that action speaks louder than words and he proved himself by his actions.
30th of November is considered a great day in the history of literature when God gifted this man to the literature. And today eteddybear is celebrating the birthday of this precious personality.
Yes I am talking about Samuel Langhorne Clemens who is well known by his pen name Mark Twain, was born in Florida, Missouri, U.S.in November 30, [Read more...]
“A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.”
As you know John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was the thirty-fifth President of the United States and was shot at 12:30 p.m. Central Standard Time (18:30 UTC) on Friday, November 22, 1963, in Dealey Plaza, Dallas, Texas, while traveling with his wife Jacqueline, Texas governor John Connally, and the latter’s wife, Nellie, in a Presidential motorcade.
Just like eTeddybear, there are still millions of people who are wondering why, and how JFK was killed, still [Read more...]