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"Throughout the sensual world proclaim: One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name".

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ancientart:

Woman and Eros. Attic red-figured skyphos, ca. 420–410 BC, Shuvalov Painter. From Athens.
Courtesy of & currently located at the Louvre, France. CA 1289. Photo taken by Jastrow.

ancientart:

Woman and Eros. Attic red-figured skyphos, ca. 420–410 BC, Shuvalov Painter. From Athens.

Courtesy of & currently located at the Louvre, France. CA 1289. Photo taken by Jastrow.


5:17 pm      555 notes
June 11 2014

weirdvintage:

A country girl and her friends munch pie after a morning of hunting.  Note the dapper horse, wearing a jaunty cap.  1910s (Scanned by WeirdVintage, from Time Life’s This Fabulous Century—1910-1920, editor: Ezra Bowen)

weirdvintage:

A country girl and her friends munch pie after a morning of hunting.  Note the dapper horse, wearing a jaunty cap.  1910s (Scanned by WeirdVintage, from Time Life’s This Fabulous Century—1910-1920, editor: Ezra Bowen)


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May 28 2014

vintageanchorbooks:

Roman philosopher, Emperor, and author of The Meditations, Marcus Aurelius, was born 1,893 years ago today. He was born in Rome on this day in 121 AD."The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it."― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

vintageanchorbooks:

Roman philosopher, Emperor, and author of The Meditations, Marcus Aurelius, was born 1,893 years ago today. He was born in Rome on this day in 121 AD.

"The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it."
― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations


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April 27 2014

rogerwilkerson:

Roller Coaster - 1947

rogerwilkerson:

Roller Coaster - 1947

(via 1950sunlimited)


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April 4 2014

ohsoromanov:

Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (later Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia).

(via teatimeatwinterpalace)


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March 15 2014

subconciousevolution:

Vintage Pro-Choice Photo: WE WILL NOT GO BACK to the days of bloody coathangers!

subconciousevolution:

Vintage Pro-Choice Photo: WE WILL NOT GO BACK to the days of bloody coathangers!


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March 5 2014

(Source: youtube.com, via chairtripper)


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February 28 2014
Post tags: history 1950s


“Thank you for your very amusing review. After reading it I laughed all the way to the bank.”

“Thank you for your very amusing review. After reading it I laughed all the way to the bank.”


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February 27 2014
Post tags: Valentino Liberace Liberace history

liquidnight:

Auguste François
Pont suspendu à Lou Tin Kiao
Crossing the Luding Bridge over the Dadu River in Luding County, Sichuan, China, circa 1886-1904.
[From the Réunion des Musées Nationaux]

liquidnight:

Auguste François

Pont suspendu à Lou Tin Kiao

Crossing the Luding Bridge over the Dadu River in Luding County, Sichuan, China, circa 1886-1904.

[From the Réunion des Musées Nationaux]


7:34 pm      289 notes
February 27 2014

Top 10 Badass Female Warriors - Listverse

(Source: smellslikegirlriot)


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February 27 2014

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