Category: culture

“Cowards die many times before their deaths;…

“Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.” – William Shakespeare

“The nourishment of body is food, while the …

“The nourishment of body is food, while the nourishment of the soul is feeding others.”

“Justice is the constant and perpetual wish to…

“Justice is the constant and perpetual wish to render every one his due.” – Emperor Justinian

medievalgeorgia: Tamar the Great “Queen of…

medievalgeorgia:

Tamar the Great

“Queen of Kings and Queens, Glory of the World, Kingdom and Faith, Champion of the Messiah, may God Increase her victories.” 

“The art of aristocrats, the art of enriching life.”

“The Study of philosophy is not that we may …

“The Study of philosophy is not that we may know what men have thought, but what the truth of things is.” – Thomas Aquinas

“Well behaved women rarely make history&hellip…

“Well behaved women rarely make history… They’re too busy making the future.”

“And those who were seen dancing were though…

“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

(The Ball – William Hogarth, 1745)

“When the roots are deep there is no reason …

“When the roots are deep there is no reason to fear the wind.”

(Harald Dovrefostre by Galleri Straume)

“The wolf changes his hair, but never his temp…

“The wolf changes his hair, but never his temperament. – Croatian Proverb

(Olav Haraldsson by Galleri Straume)

“A man without any history is like a tree wi…

“A man without any history is like a tree without roots.”