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Events of the day 16 September

Robert Harold Schuller1926:

Was born Robert Harold Schuller.

Laurence J. Peter1919:

Was born Laurence J. Peter.

Francis Parkman1823:

Was born Francis Parkman.

David Copperfield1956:

Was born David Copperfield.

Ioan Alexandru2000:

Has died Ioan Alexandru.

Maria Callas1977:

Has died Maria Callas.

Jean Piaget1980:

Has died Jean Piaget.

1990:

Has died Aurel Dumitrascu.

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Famous quotes

Sebastian Bach

Kids don't go out and buy CDs, they make their own, they...

Quote by Sebastian Bach about internet, commerce
Napoleon Hill

A goal is a dream with a deadline.

Quote by Napoleon Hill about slavery, dream
Aristotel

No great genius has ever existed without some touch of...

Quote by Aristotel about genius
Ernest Hemingway

What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is...

Quote by Ernest Hemingway about moral, bad luck, bad, good, good luck

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

The worst prison is that of our own minds!

Quote by Viorel Muha about liberty

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

Quote by Roy Lemon Smith about christians, soul, christmas, heart
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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Messina is clever, Palermo is pompous; Messina is rich, Palermo is greedy.

Proverbs and old sayings Sicilian

Who picks a tool unsuited to a task should not complain if it does no more than cut the hand that holds it.

Proverbs and old sayings

Thinking evil is much the same as doing it.

Proverbs and old sayings Greek

You can't steal second base with your foot on first.

Proverbs and old sayings South American about americans

He who has two masters to serve must lie to one of them.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish

A bad man's gift is like his master.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish

The woman who always complains and is never satisfied with anything is like an annoying flea on the foot.

Proverbs and old sayings

Praise to the face is open disgrace.

Proverbs and old sayings Aromanian

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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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...

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...