Day 120: April 30 – Look To The End

~ Roman Bridge, Villa Durazzo-Pallavicini in Genoa

Wisdom

You must plan your life, one action at a time, and be content if each acquires its own end as best it can; and that it should acquire its end, no one at all can prevent you.

~ Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

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Wit

Failure changes for the better, success for the worse.

~ Seneca

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What Happened

1396: The last crusade leaves from Dijon under the command of Burgundian Jean de Nevers.

1803: President Thomas Jefferson makes the 833,000 square miles Louisiana Purchase from Napoleon, doubling the size of the United States.

1883: French painter Edouard Manet dies.

1945: Hitler commits suicide in Berlin.

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