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COMPASS points of interest & great quotes

Something to ponder….

The first item sold on eBay was a broken laser pointer.

Bubble wrap was originally invented as wallpaper.

Einstein's brain was stolen when he died.

A single watermelon once sold for $6,125.

Extreme ironing is an actual sport.

The longest place name in the world is 85 letters long. -

Taumatawhakatangi­hangakoauauotamatea­turipukakapikimaunga­horonukupokaiwhen­uakitanatahu is in New Zealand

Some great quotes….

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step." Lao Tzu

“Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” John Wooden

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.” Norman Vincent

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” Dalai Lama

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” Wayne Gretzky

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough." Oprah Winfrey

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