THOUGHTS ON THE BUSINESS OF LIFE
- SEASONAL SAYINGS. // American Speaker;May2010, p6
The article presents quotes from notable people including U.S. Representative for the 43rd District of California Joe Baca on the celebration of Cinco de Mayo, American humorist Erma Bombeck on motherhood, and American flier Amelia Earhart on courage and peace.
- FIVE MORE MINUTES OF INSPIRATION RIGHT HERE! // Glamour;Apr2009, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p225
The article presents a list of inspirational quotations from various celebrities including the singer Madonna, actress Audrey Hepburn and pilot Amelia Earhart.
- Failure Is an Option. Block, Hannah // National Geographic;Sep2013, Vol. 224 Issue 3, p124
The article examines the benefit of failure in exploration and adventuring, discussing why success is often not achieved on the first attempt. Topics include alpinist Pete Athans' belief that his first four attempts to climb Mount Everest are what allowed him to summit the mountain on the fifth...
- WISE WORDS. // Pharmaceutical Representative;Dec2006, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p42
The article presents quotes from notable people on various issues in the U.S. Bill Gates, founder and chairman of Microsoft Corp., emphasizes that a company's unsatisfied customers are its greatest source of learning. Irish novelist Samuel Lover claims that circumstances are the instruments of...
- 10 Best Geeky Last Words. Gammon, Katharine; Gluekit // Wired;Apr2009, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p22
The article presents quotes from psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud on his personal life, American aviator Amelia Earhart on his views regarding his life, and Tycho Brahe, a Danish nobleman known for his accurate and comprehensive astronomical and planetary observations, on the circus receipts at...
- The lady vanished. Harmon, Melissa Burdick // Biography;Mar1998, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p100
Profiles the late pilot Amelia Earhart. Attempt made to become the first woman pilot to fly solo around-the-world; Personal background; Career history; Relationship with her husband George Palmer Putnam; Theories on the cause of the plane crash; Publicity generated after becoming the first...
- `Lady Lindy': The remarkable life of Amelia Earhart. Glines, C. V. // Aviation History;July97, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p42
Profiles Amelia Earhart who called `Lady Lindy' after her first flight across the Atlantic. Biographical background of Earhart. Her introduction to aviation; Her book about a flight; Earhart's first attempt at a competitive flying; Earhart's relationship with George Putnam; Her achievements;...
- Pre-flight. Manhart, Lisa // Historic Traveler;Jul97, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p21
Profiles Amelia Earhart, who was born at the clapboard house at Atchison, Kansas and who became the world-famous aviatrix. Brief biography of Amelia Earhart; Preparations for the celebration of Earhart's birthday.
- Woman aviator. Bruder, G. // American History Illustrated;May87, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p10
Details the enduring mystery of Amelia Earhart, America's premier woman aviator, 50 years after her still-unsolved 1937 disappearance in the South Pacific during her attempted round-the-world flight with navigator Fred Noonan. Profiles Earhart's life and career; Last flight and disappearance;...