Inspirational Quote of the Day Archives.

Short. Inspirational. Sometimes funny.
Today's Inspirational Quote:

Jean Paul

"The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it."

-- Jean Paul

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Did you Know...

... that today is Firehouse Pole Day? In 1878, the city of New York installed the first firehouse pole. Firefighters at Engine Company 21 in Chicago, Illinois, were unloading hay for the horses that pulled their fire engines. When the bell rang, firefighter George Reid was up in the hayloft on the third floor. Rather than run all the way down, Reid decided to slide down the pole that was used to secure the hay to the wagon.