Fran Tarkenton, former Minnesota Vikings quarterback, once called a play that
required him to block onrushing tacklers.
Charles Plumb was a US Navy jet pilot in Vietnam. After 75 combat missions, his plane as destroyed by a surface-to-air missile. Plumb ejected and parachuted into enemy hands.
Two men, both seriously ill, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs.
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss,
and ends with a tear.
Don't cry over anyone who won't cry over you.
Only one Mother, a lifetime through,
Though so many other things come by two.
The rainbows, the starlight, the beautiful things,
Each new tomorrow, another one brings.
In ancient times, a King had a boulder placed on a roadway. Then he hid himself and watched to see if anyone would remove the huge rock.
Hold on to faith; it is the source of believing that all
things are possible. It is the fiber and strength of a
“I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one, not even an enemy.
It's not CBS or NBC; ABC or CNN that's giving us the freedom of the press.
Not TV preachers Larry Flint, Ted Kennedy, or Jessie Jackson giving us the freedom to verbally express.
And the Lord spoke to Noah and said: "In six months I’m going to make it rain until the whole earth is covered with water and all the evil people are destroyed.