Thursday, March 20, 2014

Kids caught in the act of greatness

9 Inspiring Kids Caught In The Act Of Greatness
Posted: 03/20/2014 3:25 pm EDT Updated: 03/20/2014 5:59 pm EDT

Little people know, When little people fight, We may look easy pickings, But we've got some bite, So never kick a dog, Because he's just a pup, We'll fight like twenty armies, And we won't give up, So you'd better run for cover, When the pup grows up! --Gavroche, Les Misérables

Gavroche was a fictional character, but the sentiment is true and has stood the test of time. Here is photographic proof that kids should never be underestimated:

Chess prodigy Samuel Reshevsky, aged 8, defeating several chess masters in France in 1920. Credit: Kadel & Herbert / Wikipedia

A Romanian child hands a heart-shaped balloon to riot police during protests against austerity measures in Bucharest, Jan. 19, 2012. Credit: Ioana Moldovan

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Reshevsky was a great player.