“Honour belongs to those who never forsake the truth even when things seem dark and grim, who try over and over again, who are never discouraged by insults, humiliation and even defeat.”
Nelson Mandela, in a letter to Winnie Mandela
written on Robben Island, 23 June 1969
Details from Sandro Botticelli’s Primavera, 1482
It is officially snowing upwards
Dresden, Germany (by StafbulCZ)
"For me, the most ironic token of that moment in history is the plaque signed by President Richard M. Nixon that Apollo 11 took to the Moon. It reads: ‘We came in peace for all mankind.’ As the United States was dropping 7.5 megatons of conventional explosives on small nations in Southeast Asia, we congratulated ourselves on our humanity: We would harm no one on a lifeless rock."
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