“ Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing. ”

─ Elie Wiesel (via childrenofthetao) ─

Sphinx probably a table support Roman 120-140 CE from Monte Cagnolo outside Lanuvium near Rome, Italy by mharrsch on Flickr. Via Flickr: Piece exhibited as part of “The Body Beautiful in Ancient Greece” assembled by The British Museum and Photographed at the Portland Art Museum in Portland, Oregon.

“ My court case is not about violence or slaughter or poison,
But about three she-goats.
I complain that they have gone missing on account of my thief of a neighbor.
The judge demands that this be proved to him.
You boom with a great voice and with all of your gestures
About Carrhae and the Mithridatic War
And the perjuries of Punic madness
And Sullas and Mariusus and Muciuses;
Now, Postumus, get to my three goats. ”

─ Martial, Epigrams VI.XIX (via mtulliuscicero)

(Source: thoodleoo)


(via 35PHOTO - Дмитрий Алексеев - На опушке)

Unica Zürn1965Ink & gouache on paper

"Spring" by Lawrence Alma-Tadema  The 1894 painting depicts a traditional Victorian flower festival. The scene is set, typically for Alma-Tadema, in Ancient Rome. Even Cecil B. De Mille was inspired by the grandeur of the painting in creating certain scenes for his 1934 film, Cleopatra

  Patagonia | Vadim Balakin

josephloughborough: Jessica Rimondi