Wisdom Wrapped in Humor: Inspiring Tales From Icons of History

Frozen rose on clear ice.

Mastering humor is akin to grasping the essence of wisdom and finding the fountain of happiness. (Image: Kornilovdream via Dreamstime)

Theodore Roosevelt and the Speech That Stopped a Bullet

Portrait of President Theodore Roosevelt.

During an assassination attempt on Teddy Roosevelt, the manuscript for his speech slowed the bullet down so the wound was not fatal. (Image: Mira Agron via Dreamstime)

The History of the Teddy Bear: Comfort Born from Compassion

A teddy bear.

Teddy bears have become a global symbol of love, nostalgia, and comfort, providing companionship to young children and shaping their childhood memories. (Image: Arisha Singh via Dreamstime)