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The Last Thing James Dean Said Before His Infamous Car Crash

The famous American actor passed away at the young age of 24.


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13 Magically Inspiring Quotes from Your Favorite Disney Princesses

Disney princesses are interested in way more than finding their happy ending—they can teach self-confidence, leadership, understanding, and personal growth....


15 Reasons Comedians Should Name Everything

There are funny names for everything— just ask George Carlin, Demetri Martin, and these other top comedians.


10 Debatable Topics That Will Get Anyone Talking

Looking for great debatable topics? Try one of these quotes and concepts. They're guaranteed to spark a lively discussion.


22 of Shakespeare’s Best Insults That Still Sting Today

Just like his celebrated works, the Bard’s best insults have stood the test of time.


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29 Funny Mom Quotes That Will Have You Cry-Laughing

Silence isn't golden... it's suspicious, say all moms everywhere. These funny mom quotes will have you smiling even through the...


13 Funny Retirement Quotes to Write in Retirement Cards

Retirement is a happy, celebratory time where one can finally reap the benefits of multi-decade labor. To welcome your pal...


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9 Funny Sleep Quotes Worth Sharing Over Coffee

We guarantee you'll wake up laughing from these funny sleep quotes!

8 Beard-Stroking Jokes to Get You Through Movember

Be warned: these hairy quips from Jimmy Kimmel, Hannibal Buress and others will touch the depths of your soul patch.


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12 Powerful Mother Teresa Quotes That Will Stay with You

Find daily motivation in this curated collection of quotes from Mother Teresa that celebrates her passion to ease suffering and...


15 of the Most Inspirational and Uplifting Nelson Mandela Quotes

July 18 is the anniversary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, who was born in 1918 and passed away in...


Who Is Nelson Mandela? A Reader’s Digest Exclusive Interview

In 2005, Reader's Digest spoke with Nelson Mandela about his life, the strength of mind that helped him survive 27...


22 Quotes from Young-Adult Books that Adults Would Be Wise to Live By

The best readers know to never leave young-adult books to the kids.


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10 Jokes That Prove Barack Obama Is Maybe the Funniest President Ever

Being president of the United States requires a sense of humor. We celebrate the former Comedian-in-Chief’s birthday (on August 4)...


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11 Quotes from President John F. Kennedy That Will Make You Want to Be a Better Person

He was born nearly a century ago, but his words can still inspire us and move us to act.


21 Everyday Phrases You’d Never Believe Were Invented By Shakespeare

You don't have to walk around proclaiming "to be or not to be," to bring Shakespeare into everyday conversation. Here's...

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27 Classic Children’s Book Quotes Every Adult Needs To Hear

"All grown-ups were once children... but only a few of them remember it."


16 Little Known Facts About the Greatest Songs of All Time

The time Queen and David Bowie had a pizza party, Robert Plant protested "Stairway to Heaven," and more.


10 of Life’s Toughest Questions, Answered By Top Comedians

Sometimes answers are irrelevant: It's the question that counts. Take a moment to ponder these hilarious queries.


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11 Joyous Walt Disney Quotes Guaranteed to Inspire You to Dream Big

On December 5, 1901, a boy was born in Chicago who would draw a mouse that changed the world. Before...


10 Quotes From People Who Demanded Respect

From a civil rights icon to a feminist who fought for women's rights, these ten social reformers spoke out for...

10 Quotes That Will Change the Way You Think About John Lennon

John Lennon, who would have turned 75 in October, wasn't all peace signs and love nests. These lines reveal the...


12 Wise and Witty Groucho Marx Sayings That Basically Say It All

Julius Henry (Groucho) Marx was born 125 years ago on October 2, 1890. To celebrate his birthday, here are our...


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10 Joyous ‘Peanuts’ Quotes Guaranteed to Improve Your Day

Charles Schulz debuted his first-ever Peanuts comic strip on October 2nd, 1950, in nine newspapers around America. 65 years and...


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9 Wise Quotes From Will Rogers That Are Absolutely Worth Memorizing

On August 15, 1935, the great humorist and truth sayer Will Rogers died in an airplane crash at the age...


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10 Wise Quotes You Can Use to Stop an Argument In Its Tracks

Great thinkers speak the truth about the senselessness of squabbles.


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14 Abraham Lincoln Quotes That Are Truly Modern Rules to Live By

One hundred fifty years after his assassination, Abraham Lincoln remains one of America’s most influential presidents. These words of wisdom...