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Events of the day 14 June

Donald Trump1946:

Was born Donald Trump.

George Calinescu1899:

Was born George Calinescu.

Boy George1961:

Was born Boy George.

Harriet Beecher-Stowe1811:

Was born Harriet Beecher-Stowe.

2002:

Has died Maria-Luiza Cristescu.

Jerome Klapka Jerome1927:

Has died Jerome Klapka Jerome.

Jorge Luis Borges1986:

Has died Jorge Luis Borges.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton1936:

Has died Gilbert Keith Chesterton.

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Famous quotes

Joseph Joubert

The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.

Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Addison

The unjustifiable severity of a parent is loaded with...

Quote by Joseph Addison
Jack Henry Abbott

My eyes, my brain seek out escape routes wherever I am sent.

Quote by Jack Henry Abbott about brain, eyes
Edward A. Murphy

This is especially likely if they: don't want the...

Quote by Edward A. Murphy about love, attention, people

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

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Holiday of Saint Nicolae

Traditions and superstitions Romanian

A fellow can do anything if he lists.

Proverbs and old sayings South American about americans

A crooked top on a crooked kettle.

Proverbs and old sayings Japanese

When you talk about future happenings the devil starts to laugh.

Proverbs and old sayings Japanese about future, devil

The child that falls by itself does not cry.

Proverbs and old sayings

The cow of another has always a bigger udder.

Proverbs and old sayings Swedish

When the cat washes its face, you know it's going to rain.

Proverbs and old sayings Sicilian

If you have a business you have to smile at everyone.

Proverbs and old sayings Sicilian

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...

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...