18 June 2011

TWENTY-FIRST

A. "Legislators make the citizens good by forming habits in them, and this is the wish of every legislator, and those who do not effect it miss their mark [hamartanousin], and it is in this that a good constitution differs from a bad one."

B. "To gain light on things imperceptible we must use the evidence of sensible things."

C. A few definitions:
  1. Mycosis — an infection caused by a fungus. 
  2. Jerry — British name for Germans during the second world war. 
  3. Histoplasmomas — plural form of histoplasmoma
  4. Spindrift — spray blown from the crests of waves by the wind. 
  5. Saccharomyces cerevisiae — baker's yeast.