Click cat to listen to The Temptations "Ball of Confusion." The Temptations' Ron Tyson was born in Philly.
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it.”
Founder of Pennsylvania
“Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad.
Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.”
~Actor Will Smith, born in Philly
"I just try to be myself, whatever that is. I don't think about how I'll be remembered. I just want to be consistent over a long period of time. That's what the great players do. "
~Dan Marino, one of the greatest quarterbacks to ever play football, born in Pittsburgh, PA
"The whole of life is but a moment of time. It is our duty, therefore to use it, not to misuse it. " ~Plutarch
William Penn and the Official State Dog of Pennsylvania
The great Dane was designated the official state dog of Pennsylvania in 1965. A portrait of William Penn and his great Dane hangs in the Governor's reception room
(Best Friend, by Pennsylvania artist Violet Oakley).
"If thou wouldst rule well, thou must rule for God, and to do that, thou must be ruled by him....Those who will not be governed by God will be ruled by tyrants."
The Official Website for the State of Pennsylvania
"Animals give me more pleasure through the viewfinder of a camera than they ever did in the crosshairs of a gunsight.And after I've finished 'shooting,' my unharmed victims are still around for others to enjoy.
I have developed a deep respect for animals.
I consider them fellow living creatures with certain rights that should not be violated any more than those of humans."
~Jimmy Stewart, one of the greatest actors in film.
Born: May 20, 1908, Indiana, PA
Died: July 2, 1997, Beverly Hills, CA
Native American Tribes of Pennsylvania