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Events of the day 10 August

Tamara Buciuceanu1929:

Was born Tamara Buciuceanu.

1937:

Was born Dan Laurentiu.

Ioana Dragan1969:

Was born Ioana Dragan.

Panait Istrati1884:

Was born Panait Istrati.

Robert H. Goddard1945:

Has died Robert H. Goddard.

Virgil Mazilescu1984:

Has died Virgil Mazilescu.

Tudor Topa2008:

Has died Tudor Topa.

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Famous quotes

William Falconer

Hence a ship is said to head the sea, when her course is...

Quote by William Falconer about heads
John Abizaid

Yet, we believe that that's probably the vigilance of...

Quote by John Abizaid about force, security, night
Leonardo da Vinci

Time is enough for the one who knows haow to use it.

Quote by Leonardo da Vinci about use, time
André Maurois

In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is...

Quote by André Maurois about literature, love

Only a few know, how much one must know, to know how...

Quote by Werner Heisenberg about knowledge

The way you see me is the way I am.

Quote by Anushka Sharma about people, personality

It’s always been good here at Eden Love to keep coming...

Quote by Rohit Sharma

There is a place deep inside every single on of our...

Quote by Rohit Sharma
William Blake

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

Quote by William Blake about philosophy, sleep, night
Henry Ford

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is...

Quote by Henry Ford about succes, progress, beginning
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


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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 about christmas, pain, life, end, sin, tears, dream, soul

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...

Nichita StănescuPoems by Nichita Stănescu about habits, being, body, time, marriage, hunger, solitude, death, joy, stars

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,...

Nichita StănescuPoems by Nichita Stănescu about speed, memory, mind, earth, tears, god, heart

Folklore

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

It is easy to set a cask a rolling.

Proverbs and old sayings Latin

A house divided cannot stand.

Proverbs and old sayings about home, house

He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.

Proverbs and old sayings Indochinese about ambition, conscience

There is nothing better than a good woman and nothing worse than a bad one.

Proverbs and old sayings South American about nothing, woman, bad luck, bad, good, good luck, americans

Man's law changes with his understanding of man. Only the laws of the spirit remain always the same.

Proverbs and old sayings Croatian

Who came back from the grave and told the story?

Proverbs and old sayings Tunisian

Force without forecast is to little avail.

Proverbs and old sayings

When a blind man carries a lame man, both go forward.

Proverbs and old sayings Swedish

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


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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...

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...