A collection of aphorisms Sketches to Portraits by Terentiy Travnik, illustrated by Darya Khanedany’an. Translated into English, Spanish and French by Julia Shuvalova and Patrick Jackson.
I once attended an industry rally where one speaker very succinctly explained where we sometimes miss our turn of the road: “Life gets in your
As we have more and more inventions, the individuals becomes more and more separated from the society. – Manuel Alvarez Bravo Мир стремится к тому,
For me the subject of the picture is always more important than the picture. And more complicated. – Diane Arbus. Человеку дарована лишь одна радость
Отсутствие исторического чувства есть наследственный недостаток всех философов. – Ф. Ницше You may be able to convince me that I am wrong, but you cannot
It takes a great deal to make a successful American, but to make a happy Venetian takes only a handful of quick sensibility. – Henry
Samuel Butler (1835-1902) Man is the only animal that laughs and has a state legislature. – Samuel Butler, the English author (biography at Encyclopaedia Britannica)
It is a bad sign when people stop understanding humour, irony, or joke. – Fyodor Dostoevsky. This is a rare photographic portrait of Fyodor Dostoevsky,
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. –
Image: Seth Adam Smith Laughter is humanity. – Leo Tolstoy (consult Encyclopaedia Britannica).