"For my part, I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream." ~ Vincent Van Gogh

Vincent Willem van Gogh~ March 1853 – 29 July was a Dutch post-Impressionist painter whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color, had a far-reaching influence on art.

Hypatia, the mathematician and philosopher, was the daughter of the mathematician Theon Alexandricus (ca. 335–405) and last librarian of the Library of Alexandria in the Museum of Alexandria. She was educated at Athens and in Italy. Around CE 400, she became head of the Platonist school at Alexandria, where she imparted the knowledge of Plato and Aristotle to  any student; the pupils included pagans, Christians, and foreigners.

The Oldest Modernist Paintings

Using primarly beeswax and pigment, the Fayum artist produced portraits that historian Euphrosyne Doxiadis calls "sophisticated and highly accomplished works of art".

Saatchi Online Artist: Nikos Gyftakis; "self portrait"- the state after grading @ the end of the semester ...

Good example of what inner turmoil can look like: NC: Self portrait Nikos Gyftakis Greece Medium: oil pastel on canvas Year Created: 2005

aristoteles bilaketarekin bat datozen irudiak

aristoteles bilaketarekin bat datozen irudiak

Susan Sontag on Art: Illustrated Diary Excerpts by Maria Popova  “Art is a form of consciousness.”

Susan Sontag on Art: Illustrated Diary Excerpts

Susan Sontag on Art Diary excerpts selected by Maria Popova, illustrated by Wendy MacNaughton.

Pythagoras of Samos was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. Most of the information about Pythagoras was written down centuries after he lived, so very little reliable information is known about him. He was born on the island of Samos, and might have travelled widely in his youth, visiting Egypt and other places seeking knowledge.

of Samos ( “Pythagoras the Samian” c. 570 BC – c. 495 BC) was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism.

How amazing is this... YOUNG FRODO BAGGINS! (Elijah Wood in 1993)

So would really love to go as Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn with Mark next Halloween.

Nikos Gyftakis was born in Athens, Greece in 1981. He studied Painting, at the School of Fine Arts at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. S...

Beautiful Portraits of Ethnic Women from Daniela Uhlig

Nikos Gyftakis was born in Athens, Greece in He studied Painting, at the School of Fine Arts at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Socrates  :  era un filosofo muy bueno  Nacio el 470 en ateneas.  Fue nacido por una comadrona , fue una persona de clase media.  Participo en la batalla de samos.  En su vida conocio a  aristoteles  En su vida conocio a xantipa y tuvo 2 hijas y 1 hijo.

Socartes के अनमोल विचार Socrates Quotes in Hindi

Nació en Atenas en 427 , y murió , en la plenitud de su vida intelectual, en  347 pertenecía a una familia noble y antigua su vocación personal lo llamaba a la política , a la vez que la atracción de Sócrates lo llevo a dedicarse a la filosofía. La muerte de Sócrates lo aparto totalmente de ella; solo se  interesó por los temas políticos. la actividad de Platón se ciño a su genial meditación filosófica , y a la enseñanza viva en la escuela de filosofía que fundó.

Nació en Atenas en 427 , y murió , en la plenitud de su vida intelectual, en 347 pertenecía a una familia noble y antigua su vocación personal lo llamaba a la política , a la vez que la atracción de Sócrates lo llevo a dedicarse a la filosofía. La muerte de Sócrates lo aparto totalmente de ella; solo se interesó por los temas políticos. la actividad de Platón se ciño a su genial meditación filosófica , y a la enseñanza viva en la escuela de filosofía que fundó.

I wish we wore dresses like this still! I was born in the wrong era! I would love a victorian house with a victorian goth wardrobe.

I wish we wore dresses like this still I was born in the wrong era! I would love a victorian house with a victorian goth wardrobe

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