During the Middle Ages, the Chinese enjoyed a higher standard of living than almost any other contemporary nation. This high standard of living was made possible by their stable civilization, which for the most part had remained unbroken for centuries. While Europe was amid dark times, poverty, war and disease, China was flourishing, producing new art, science, and literary works.
What the heart knows today, the head will understand tomorrow.
George Washington''s wooden dentures were actually made of walrus ivory and were mounted on pure hammered gold.