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Events of the day 23 November

Gilbert Parker1862:

Was born Gilbert Parker.

1982:

Was born Ana Huiban.

1933:

Was born Stancu Ilin.

1951:

Was born Nicolae Horia Nicoara.

André Malraux1976:

Has died André Malraux.

Hanns Johst1978:

Has died Hanns Johst.

Armand Salacrou1989:

Has died Armand Salacrou.

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Famous quotes

Alexandru Odobescu

Without any doubt, worker is the pillar of Romania!...

Quote by Alexandru Odobescu about workers, doubt
Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov

Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your...

Quote by Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov about happiness
Jessamyn West

Talent is helpful in writing, but guts are absolutely...

Quote by Jessamyn West about writing, talent
Florence Nightingale

To understand God's thoughts we must study statistics,...

Quote by Florence Nightingale about god, statistics, measure, purpose
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
Confucius

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

Quote by Confucius about wisdom, meditation, bitter, experience
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 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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If a dog offers to help you across the river, don't ask if he is suffering from the mange.

Proverbs and old sayings about suffering, help

The frost drives the pig home.

Proverbs and old sayings Finnish about home

When friends fall out the truth doth appear.

Proverbs and old sayings English about fall, truth

It is kittle to waken sleeping dogs.

Proverbs and old sayings Scottish

Your pot broken seems better than my whole one.

Proverbs and old sayings Yiddish

Competition is the whetstone of talent.

Proverbs and old sayings

Simplicity is the seal of truth.

Proverbs and old sayings

A man throws stones not words.

Proverbs and old sayings

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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Dictionary, Enciclopedia

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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...


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