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Events of the day 4 March

AD 51:

Nero, later to become Roman emperor, is given the title princeps iuventutis (head of the youth).

306:

Martyrdom of Saint Adrian of Nicomedia.

852:

Croatian Knez Trpimir I issues a statute, a document with the first known written mention of the Croats name in Croatian sources.

932:

Translation of the relics of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.

1952:

Was born Gabriel Gafita.

Nicolae Titulescu1882:

Was born Nicolae Titulescu.

Hans Eysenck1916:

Was born Hans Eysenck.

Jean O'Leary1948:

Was born Jean O'Leary.

Toma Caragiu1977:

Has died Toma Caragiu.

Amos Bronson Alcott1888:

Has died Amos Bronson Alcott.

William Carlos Williams1963:

Has died William Carlos Williams.

Antonin Artaud1948:

Has died Antonin Artaud.

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Spring quotes

Ernest Hemingway

The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People...

Quote by Ernest Hemingway about spring, happiness, people, things, day, good, good luck
Jim Fowler

We moved over to Silver Spring, actually near University...

Quote by Jim Fowler about spring
George Gordon Byron

Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though...

Quote by George Gordon Byron about atoms, spring, present, secret, help, body, mind, god, good, good luck
Honoré de Balzac

If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had...

Quote by Honoré de Balzac about spring, enemies, youth, human imperfections, world, life
Honoré de Balzac

If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had...

Quote by Honoré de Balzac about spring, enemies, youth, human imperfections, world, life
George Gordon Byron

Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though...

Quote by George Gordon Byron about atoms, spring, present, secret, help, body, mind, god, good, good luck
Jim Fowler

We moved over to Silver Spring, actually near University...

Quote by Jim Fowler about spring
Ernest Hemingway

The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People...

Quote by Ernest Hemingway about spring, happiness, people, things, day, good, good luck
Jim Fowler

We moved over to Silver Spring, actually near University...

Quote by Jim Fowler about spring

Famous quotes

Albert Einstein

A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else...

Quote by Albert Einstein about happiness, need, man
Ion Luca Caragiale

Love doesn't need a meaning.

Quote by Ion Luca Caragiale about need, love
Edward A. Murphy

The short cuts are always under construction by the post...

Quote by Edward A. Murphy about police
James Lane Allen

Circumstances do not determine a man, they reveal him.

Quote by James Lane Allen about circumstances, man

It is generally thought that life is the opposite of...

Quote by Placide Gaboury about life, death
Marius Torok

Most of us sit on a mountain of data, without knowing...

Quote by Marius Torok about wealth

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

Quote by Roy Lemon Smith about christians, soul, christmas, heart
Nichita Stănescu

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

Quote by Nichita Stănescu about kiss, day
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

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.

Nichita StănescuPoems by Nichita Stănescu about word, water, soul, sky

Folklore

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He tells, does something to somebody without announcement.

Proverbs and old sayings Hungarian

Don't outstay your welcome like a neighbor's goat.

Proverbs and old sayings Irish

A wound foreseen paint the less.

Proverbs and old sayings Italian

Many a little makes a mickle

Proverbs and old sayings Romanian about old, olderness

He who eats well is able to face an army.

Proverbs and old sayings Yemenite

He who is expled from home has no where to go.

Proverbs and old sayings

If the mountain will not go to Mahomet, Mahomet must go to the mountain.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish

A blustering night, a fair day follows.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish

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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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...

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...

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...