Historical Quotes By George Meredith Quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. The following were made by
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The wind that fills my sails propels, but I am belmsman.
Each day, and the living of it, has to be a conscious creation in which discipline and order are relieved with some play and pure foolishness.
Crude oil was being drilled for in ancient China. In the 6th century it was recorded that hollow bamboo rods were driven into the ground in search of brine to provide salt for cattle. In the process, they also came across natural gas and flammable petroleum, which they used themselves or sold for fuel.