"Statistics are like bikinis. What they conceal is more important than what they reveal."
REAL TIME COUNTER : POPULATION SIZE
In the year 1800 the Earth's population was just 1 billion. On October 31, 2011 the world's population hit 7 billion. And according to experts, there is no end in sight. Or, to put it in another way: "Make room everybody, it's going to get even more crowded!"
"90 per ent of the world's woe comes from people not knowing themselves, their abilities, their frailties and even their real virtues. Most of us go almost all the way through life as complete strangers to ourselves."
Sydney J. Harris (1917-1986), journalist.
AND THAT'S A FACT
74 per cent of British motorists make or receive calls, 35% send or receive text-messages and 20 per cent surf the Internet while driving.