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Thought of the Day: The First Axiom of Freedom is that justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyranny.

front-line-head-line:

Thought of the Day: The First Axiom of Freedom is that justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyranny.

acciotimeturners:

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ravenclaw | slytherin | hufflepuff | gryffindor

acciotimeturners:

inspired by x
ravenclaw | slytherin | hufflepuff | gryffindor

bobbycaputo:

Haunting photos of the First World War reveal how little Europe has changed in 100 years

The numbers reveal the horror of the Great War: Sixty-five million soldiers fought. Nine million killed in combat. Nearly 20 million wounded. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War, the conflict that reshaped Europe, redefined international power structures, introduced the U.S. as a global superpower and fundamentally changed the role government played in people’s everyday lives.

Photographer Peter MacDiarmid collected modern photos from around Europe and overlaid First World War-era images, giving a sense of how much–and how little–has changed since the War to end all Wars.

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Game of Thrones opening sequence: Season 1 to 4 locations.

Creative Director: Angus Wall. Production Studio: Elastic.

revoltedstates:

"Furling the Flag," Richard Norris Brooke, 1871.

revoltedstates:

"Furling the Flag," Richard Norris Brooke, 1871.

chipstagrams:

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geekystar:

Game of Thrones Sigil Rings
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it just keeps getting better

Owl you can fly

southcarolinadove:

18th and early 19th century Georgian era “Dearest” jewerly, each stone represents a letter of the word “dearest”

D - Diamond
E - Emerald
A - Amethyst
R - Ruby
E - Emerald
S - Sapphire
T - Topaz/Turquoise

southcarolinadove:

18th and early 19th century Georgia era “Regard” jewelry, each stone represents a letter in the word “regard”

R - Ruby
E - Emerald
G - Garnet
A - Amethyst
R - Ruby
D - Diamond

todaysdocument:

Happy 125th Birthday to the Eiffel Tower!  Or should we say, Bonne anniversaire à la Tour Eiffel!
Now an iconic part of the Parisian landscape, Gustave Eiffel’s eponymous tower first opened to the public 125 years ago on March 31, 1889 as part of the Exposition Universelle.

Excerpted from: RESULTS OF STRATEGIC BOMBING IN THE PARIS AREA, 1944
From the series: Motion Picture Films from the “Combat Subjects” Program Series, ca. 1939 - ca. 1945

todaysdocument:

Happy 125th Birthday to the Eiffel Tower!  Or should we say, Bonne anniversaire à la Tour Eiffel!

Now an iconic part of the Parisian landscape, Gustave Eiffel’s eponymous tower first opened to the public 125 years ago on March 31, 1889 as part of the Exposition Universelle.

Excerpted from: RESULTS OF STRATEGIC BOMBING IN THE PARIS AREA, 1944

From the series: Motion Picture Films from the “Combat Subjects” Program Series, ca. 1939 - ca. 1945