The Norns of Norse-German-Scandinavian mythology spin the threads of fate at the foot of Yggdrasil, the tree of the world. The Norns introduce the last act of Gotterdammerung, Wagner's fourth opera of the Ring cycle
11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures Infographic - I adore this. I believe language shapes thought just as much as thought shapes language. I always think of untranslatable words as a glimpse into the most subtly unique aspects of other cultures.
Ancient Celts believed that Glastonbury Tor was the home of the King of the Underworld. (From: Photos: Beautiful Sacred Places Around the World) <Characters can see this from Drunemeton House and Circle
Meliorism (n) ..the belief that the world gets better; the belief that humans can improve the world
These odd little phrases are used to express a sentiment other than their literal meaning. It doesn’t really rain cats and dogs, as the world and his wife knows. I’ve always been fascinated by foreign idioms
Ultimate 50 Quotes about Success for a Motivational 2018
Pfft. If that's the case, I should be ruling the world by now.