Greater Than Themselves

"...all great men need something greater than themselves to look up to; an ability to touch the divine..."

kawaiimon:

Krikor Jabotian, SS14 Couture

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historicalfashion:

Charles James evening dress | Met Museum | 1948

historicalfashion:

Charles James evening dress | Met Museum | 1948

edwardian-time-machine:

Beautiful Handmade Evening Gown, 1900.
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edwardian-time-machine:

Beautiful Handmade Evening Gown, 1900.

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“When you compare the sorrows of real life to the pleasures of the imaginary one, you will never want to live again, only to dream forever.”

—   Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo (via observando)

“We are always in a hurry to be happy; for when we have suffered a long time, we have great difficulty in believing in good fortune.”

—   Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo (via quotes-shape-us)
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“I didn’t realize it, but the days came along one after another, and then two years were gone, and everything was gone, and I was gone.”

—   F. Scott Fitzgerald, Babylon Revisted (via teenager90s)

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did-you-kno:

The last witness of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination lived long enough to be interviewed on TV. Source

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The last witness of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination lived long enough to be interviewed on TV. Source

did-you-kno:

A lion, tiger, and bear cub were found in a drug dealer’s basement in 2001. They were moved to Noah’s Ark sanctuary and have lived together as inseparable best friends ever since.  Source

did-you-kno:

A lion, tiger, and bear cub were found in a drug dealer’s basement in 2001. They were moved to Noah’s Ark sanctuary and have lived together as inseparable best friends ever since. Source