A. "Persistence counts."
A. Hannibal, for unrelated reasons.
First, I grew up around exotic animals and would really like to know how got any of those elephant(s) over the Alps.
Secondly, he's an intriguing figure: extremely smart, one of the great captains, and a man who pursued his life's goal with single-minded zealotry, came within reach of that goal--and narrowly missed it.
A. Supreme pizza because you can add veggies for nutrition among all the toppings that taste good.
A. "We are ruled by idiots. But you knew that." It has ended many of my emails since about 1990.
A. The ability to look like Tom Selleck and sound like Sam Elliott.