Category: historical

“Wise men speak because they have some…

“Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something." – Plato

“Cowards die many times before their deaths;…

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

Princess Elizabeth Of York had not seen her hu…

Princess Elizabeth Of York had not seen her husband to be, Lord Elias Farrow, since that faithful night he defiled her. Her King Father had brought back her mother from the Monastery to witness her only daughter’s wedding with the most powerful noble family in England who could support the Crown which was more needed now than ever.

“In peace sons bury their fathers, in war fath…

“In peace sons bury their fathers, in war fathers bury their sons.” – Herodotus

“Never compete with someone who has nothing to…

“Never compete with someone who has nothing to lose.”

“The nourishment of body is food, while the …

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

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.”

“He that does good, having the unlimited power…

“He that does good, having the unlimited power to do evil, deserves praise not only for the good which he performs, but for the evil which he forbears.” – Ivanhoe, Walter Scott (Black Knight to Locksley, Chapter 33)

(”Robin Hood entertaining King Richard the Lionheart in Sherwood Forest” – Daniel Maclise, 1839.)