Literature and History
The famous last words of 12 enigmatic icons
The famous last words of the dying and the last dying words of the famous. It's a good thing someone was around to write them down.
12 synonyms for beautiful used perfectly by famous authors
Looking for another word for beautiful? Feast your eyes on these 12 classic authors' descriptions for beauty.
13 awesome synonyms for awesome used by awesome authors
Awesome. Really awesome. Super awesome. Are you running out of synonyms for awesome?
14 popular phrases you had no idea were from the King James Bible
Who knew so many popular phrases originated in the Bible? Here's 14 you probably use all the time.
14 Shakespeare quotes NOT written by Shakespeare
Shakespeare wrote a lot of great lines. Just not these.
59 times you quoted Shakespeare without knowing it
You use these words and phrases all the time. Did you know Shakespeare coined them?
Googol, Yahoo, and 28 other words invented from scratch
Neologisms coined into existence can be found throughout literature, science, and industry, and they include some of the words you use every day.