Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Sir Winston Churchill, the iconic British Prime Minster who helped save the world against Nazi ambition. 8 more words
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I thank the Swedish Academy for finding my work worthy of this highest honor.
In my heart there may be doubt that I deserve the Nobel award over other men of letters whom I hold in respect and reverence – but there is no question of my pleasure and pride in having it for myself.
By: Jacqueline McKay
Nega Mezlekia (1958 -)
Nega Mezlekia was born in Ethiopia, and grew up in the 70’s and 80’s during turbulent times in that country’s history. 132 more words
If the American way of life fails the child, it fails us more.
Pearl S. Buck (1982-1973) spent all her childhood and a good part of her adult life living in China. 514 more words