La Bouskaya (by Truus, Bob & Jan too!)

La Bouskaya (by Truus, Bob & Jan too!)

Gabrielle Ray (by Truus, Bob & Jan too!)

Gabrielle Ray (by Truus, Bob & Jan too!)

Airs on a Shoestring, by Laurier Lister. Dir. John Pritchett & Alfred Rodrigues (Royal Court Theatre) (by Performing Arts / Artes Escénicas)

Airs on a Shoestring, by Laurier Lister. Dir. John Pritchett & Alfred Rodrigues (Royal Court Theatre) (by Performing Arts / Artes Escénicas)

Dorothy Dickson (by Truus, Bob & Jan too!)

British postcard in the Picturegoer Series, London, no T4a. Photo: Dorothy Wilding.

Dorothy Dickson (by Truus, Bob & Jan too!)

British postcard in the Picturegoer Series, London, no T4a. Photo: Dorothy Wilding.

One should as a rule respect public opinion in so far as is necessary to avoid starvation and to keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny, and is likely to interfere with happiness in all kinds of ways.

Bertrand RussellConquest of Happiness (1930) ch. 9

British author, mathematician, & philosopher (1872 - 1970)  - The Quotations Page

…when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle(Sherlock Holmes)

British mystery author & physician (1859 - 1930) - The Quotations Page

1953 … humorous weekly! (by x-ray delta one)

1953 … humorous weekly! (by x-ray delta one)

xplanes:

the year has escaped me. I’ll be back in 2014. goodwill to all of you.

(photo via The Aviation Historian’s page on Facebook)

xplanes:

the year has escaped me. I’ll be back in 2014. goodwill to all of you.

(photo via The Aviation Historian’s page on Facebook)

(via Radio Daze: 1921 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)

Circa 1921 in New York, the British pianist and conductor Ethel Leginska, last seenhere. 5x7 glass negative, George Grantham Bain Collection. View full size.

(via Radio Daze: 1921 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)

Circa 1921 in New York, the British pianist and conductor Ethel Leginska, last seenhere. 5x7 glass negative, George Grantham Bain Collection. View full size.

arsarteetlabore:

Alexander Mann (1853 – 1908, Scottish)
The Long Cry Of The Reeds At Even

arsarteetlabore:

Alexander Mann (1853 – 1908, Scottish)

The Long Cry Of The Reeds At Even

(via oldpainting)