[Footnote:] Pliny the Elder perished in 79 A.D. when he refused to flee from the great eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, insisting that everything would be all right. It wasn't.
The Postulates of Mathematics Were Not on the Stone Tablets that Moses Brought Down from Mt. Sinai.richard hamming
If by some fiat I had to restrict all this writing to one sentence, this is the one I would choose: The summit of Mt. Everest is marine limestone.john mcphee
Every face on Mt. Rushmore was a third party candidate at some point or another.