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Francois de La Rochefoucauld quotes

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quotes

It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves. Francois de La Rochefoucauld quotes

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quotes

French author of maxims and memoirs François VI, Duc de Francois de La Rochefoucauld was born 15 September 1613 (died 17 March 1680) in Paris. Interesting fact – La Rochefoucauld was married at the age of fifteen to his a cousin Andree de Vivonne, the future marquise de Rambouillet. Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche greatly admired La Rochefoucauld and was influenced not only by his ethics, but also his style. La Rochefoucauld was considered an exemplar of the accomplished 17th-century nobleman. Until 1650, he bore the title of Prince de Marcillac. His importance as a social and historical figure is overshadowed by his towering stature in French literature. His literary work consists of three parts — his Memoirs, the Maximes and his letters
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Claudius the only of the 15 emperors who loved only women

Claudius the only of the 15 emperors who loved only women

Vatican Museum. Emperor wearing a diadem of oak leaves (the civil crown) Claudius the only of the 15 emperors who loved only women

Claudius the only of the 15 emperors who loved only women
Tiberius Claudius Germanicus (10 B.C.-A.D. 54) was the fourth emperor of Rome. Deemed a weak emperor, he nevertheless extended the borders of the empire and reformed its administration. Claudius’ love life was unusual for an upper-class Roman of his day, being that he was the only one out of the first 15 emperors not to take men or boys, but only women as lovers. Suetonius and the other ancient authors used this against Claudius. They accused him of being dominated by these same women and wives, of being uxorious, and of being a womanizer.
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A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Rules for Perfect guy. A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Rules for Perfect guy. A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

According to the proverb, A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle. Of course, we shouldn’t take it seriously, as it’s a kind of joke, meaning that a woman can live happily without requiring to be in a relationship with a man. However, still there is a part of joke in every joke, as people in Russia say, meaning that every joke contains mostly truth, and only a small part of it is actually a joke.
Let’s begin with the first one.
Men are simple things. They can survive a whole weekend with only three things: beer, boxer shorts and batteries for the remote control.
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Nostalgic photographs by Kim Anderson

Romantic vintage children by German photographer Nostalgic photographs by Kim Anderson

A boy with a rose in his mouth. Romantic vintage children by German photographer. Nostalgic photographs by Kim Anderson

Nostalgic photographs by Kim Anderson
German born photographer Bertram Bahner, better known under pseudonym Kim Anderson, set the world on fire with his timeless and nostalgic photographs of children. The children in his photographs depict a first date, first kiss and first love. In addition, all photos – processed in a special way that makes them more original and sensual.
Meanwhile, over the past years he worked exclusively for the publishing house Verkerke (The Netherlands), which produces the popular posters, postcards, etc.
The father of two children, his 10-year-old daughter Nicola and son Manuel are his models among others. Kim Anderson Has lived in Switzerland since 1995.
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Impossible Celebrity Couples

Impossible Celebrity Couples

Beautiful Angelina Jolie and Errol Flynn. Impossible Celebrity Couples

Impossible Celebrity Couples
Undoubtedly, Photoshop and creativity make impossible things possible. Thus, Vintage and modern actors, old and young, dead and alive make sweet couples. However, couples separated by time. For example, Lucille Ball with Brad Pitt, Lucy Liu with Ernest Borgnine, or Bill Clinton with Marilyn Monroe. In fact, the list can be endless – Carry Grant and Julia Roberts, Clark Gable and Charlize Theron, Lindsay and Dick Powell…
Meanwhile, if to think about the eternity, who knows, everything is possible…. but in afterlife.
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Retro pictures of Geisha

Retro pictures of Geisha

Vintage photo of a beautiful young girl. Retro pictures of Geisha

Retro pictures of Geisha
Traditionally, Geisha, Geiko or Geigi are female Japanese entertainers whose skills include performing various Japanese arts, such as classical music and dance. In the early stages of Japanese history, there were female entertainers: saburuko (serving girls), mostly wandering girls whose families were displaced from struggles in the late 60s. Some of these saburuko girls sold sexual services, while others with a better education made a living by entertaining at high-class social gatherings.
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Two stone Valentine’s Day dress made from flowers

Two stone Valentine's Day dress made from flowers

Beautiful design by 23-year-old Joe Massie. Two stone Valentine’s Day dress made from flowers

Valentine’s Day dress made from flowers
Talented and creative designer Asda unveils beautiful two stone Valentine’s Day dress made from 1,725 flowers. It’s the kind of dress you would expect to find on the catwalk at Couture Week. But the stunning red strapless creation made from 1,725 flowers is the result of a collaboration between an award-winning florist – and supermarket chain Asda. Meanwhile, the Valentine’s Day-themed gown took 170 hours to make and weighs just under two stone.
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