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Events of the day 8 April

Emil Cioran1911:

Was born Emil Cioran.

1914:

Was born Claire Martin.

Robin Wright Penn1966:

Was born Robin Wright Penn.

1930:

Was born Florin Chiritescu.

Margaret Thatcher2013:

Has died Margaret Thatcher.

Pablo Picasso1973:

Has died Pablo Picasso.

Constantin A. Rosetti1885:

Has died Constantin A. Rosetti.

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Famous quotes

Walter Bagehot

It is often said that men are ruled by their...

Quote by Walter Bagehot about weakness, man
Oliver Goldsmith

I love everything that's old, - old friends, old times,...

Quote by Oliver Goldsmith about old, olderness, wine, books, love
Edward A. Murphy

If you're late for work, every traffic light is Red.

Quote by Edward A. Murphy about cars, light, work
John Abizaid

You know as well as I do that counterinsurgency is a very...

Quote by John Abizaid

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it...

Quote by Roy Lemon Smith about christians, soul
Nichita Stănescu

Tell me, if I caught you one day And kissed the sole of...

Quote by Nichita Stănescu
Confucius

There are three methods of remembrance inside: -...

Quote by Confucius about wisdom
Sai Baba of Shirdi

Who are we? Night and day think about it.

Quote by Sai Baba of Shirdi about thinking
William Blake

Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the...

Quote by William Blake about philosophy, sleep, night
Samuel Beckett

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

Quote by Samuel Beckett about advice
Aesop

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

Quote by Aesop about goodnes
Simone de Beauvoir

Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act...

Quote by Simone de Beauvoir about future, change, life


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Christmas Also Came Here

Christmas also came here
To soothe our pain,
White snow is falling over my life
It’s snowing over my soul,
White snow is falling
Over my life
That ends here.

The star begins to shine
On the holy manger
And once again three magi...

Tudor GheorgheSongs by Tudor Gheorghe

The Keynote

The bone is a joy only when it's the forehead bone,
when it protects, does not disjoin,
as are the alkaline vertebrae
from the difficult depths of the flesh and the wedding.
I'm resigned to losing the habit
of my manner of being,
but...

Distance

is the cog wheel
on the haunted axle of my hearing,
grinding fine the deadened mind
of that unborn god
waiting to be caught
by the earth's blue speed,
and carrying in a handled urn
the plucked heart - ours,
it's beating,...

Sign 12

Little by little she became a word,
bundles of soul on the wind,
a dolphin in the clutches of my eyebrows,
a stone provoking rings in water,
a star inside my knww,
a sky inside my shoulder,
and I inside I.

Folklore

Right words said by the forefathers folklore: proverbs and old sayings, traditions and superstitions, spells and incantations, traditional songs, riddles, carols.

When the woman wants something God quakes.

Proverbs and old sayings French

Confessed faults are half-mended.

Proverbs and old sayings Scottish

It ain't over till the fat lady sings

Proverbs and old sayings British about old, olderness

Ability has no school.

Proverbs and old sayings

One old friend is better than two new ones.

Proverbs and old sayings Yiddish

If I know I will die tomorrow, I can still learn something tonight.

Proverbs and old sayings Tibetan

Ye canna make a silk purse of a sow's lug.

Proverbs and old sayings Scottish

The pardon may be more severe than the penalty.

Proverbs and old sayings Norwegian

Traditional Irish Curse

Spells and incantations Irish

What grows when it eats, but dies when it drinks?

Fire.

Riddles

If the pills were pleasant, they would not want gilding.

Proverbs and old sayings American

At night they come without being fetched,
And by day they are lost without being stolen.
Stars

Riddles


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A priori - a posteriori

A priori - a posteriori

A priori - the term means before any experience, independent from any experience, from the earlier. This term is in close relationship with its opposite a posteriori , from experience, from the later. Both expressions are used in Philosophy and...

Bovarism

Bovarism

Bovarism is the term that denotes a person's state of discontent towards its own existence, constructing a fictitious personality to match his ideals. This alter ego of the person functions as a protection from too cruel world for which is not...

Phoenix bird

Phoenix bird

Quite often we hear around us being used the expression - "Reborn from the ashes as the Phoenix bird" and perhaps many times, we fail to make the connection between the depicted situation and expression – Phoenix bird. The word originates in the...