The ancient Greeks are in many important ways the founders of the modern world. It is true that their culture thrived thousands of years ago, but the ideas, building designs and governments that they founded anciently still exist in the Western World today. From sports to democracy, the Ancient Greeks will continue to influence the lives of billions of people for centuries to come.
If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life.
James A. Michener
Fingerprinting was in use in China as a means of identifying people as early as A.D. 700.