Famous quotes, Poems, Folklore, Cenacle

Events of the day 11 August

Ivan Evseev1937:

Was born Ivan Evseev.

Teodor Mazilu1930:

Was born Teodor Mazilu.

1951:

Was born Vasile Mihaescu.

1929:

Was born Modest Morariu.

Alexandru Lincu2010:

Has died Alexandru Lincu.

Iancu De Hunedoara1456:

Has died Iancu De Hunedoara.

Robin Williams2014:

Has died Robin Williams.

see all events of the day

Famous quotes

Ernest Hemingway

Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.

Quote by Ernest Hemingway about love
Aldous Huxley

The trouble with fiction is that it make too much sense,...

Quote by Aldous Huxley about fiction, common sense, sense, reality
Catherine Deneuve

Prostitution happens to you because of troubles you had....

Quote by Catherine Deneuve about reality, woman
Lucian Blaga

The lie is the vacantion of truth.

Quote by Lucian Blaga about truth, lie

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
Sai Baba of Shirdi

Who are we? Night and day think about it.

Quote by Sai Baba of Shirdi about thinking, night, day
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


Famous authors

Authors photo gallery

Writings

Writing: poems, songs.

Categories / Latest Writings

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

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

Catch fish two hands.

Proverbs and old sayings Thai

You may know the lion by his claw.

Proverbs and old sayings French

Light supper makes long life.

Proverbs and old sayings

Accidents will happen in the best of families.

Proverbs and old sayings South American about americans

The plumber's toilet always leaks.

Proverbs and old sayings Turkish

Your companion's burden is a load of kapok.

Proverbs and old sayings

With money you would not know yourself, without money nobody would know you.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish

One eye on the frying-pan and the other on the cat.

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


Literary cenacle

The RightWords literary circle lets you join the group, post your writings, and share views with group members.


Dictionary, Enciclopedia

Dictionary literary terminology, Literary encyclopedia, Terms, Explanation of terms

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...

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...