“A Drop of Ink May Make a Million Think”: The Significance of Words

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It is truly amazing how much meaning there is in just a few words.  As said by George Gordon Byron, “A drop of ink may make a million think.”, meaning even a few words can spark the most interesting thoughts.  For example, in the Declaration of Independence, “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.” are only a couple of words.  Yet those couple of words have so much meaning, so much power, and therefore can cause so much thought.  It’s one of the most famous lines from the famous American Documents.  Continue reading

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Agnosia Disorder

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Agnosia is the disorder in which one is unable to recognize their surroundings, such as people, places , or things.  For example, those who are diagnosed with agnosia will have a hard time recognizing the identity of their families, the sound of a sneeze, or their own house.  Agnosia can result from brain injury, stroke, developmental disorders, or overexposure to environmental toxins. Continue reading