Edgar Allan Poe is one of the most recognized geniuses of literature worldwide; and not only for his work, but also for his turbulent life, his death and the mysterious visits of a possible admirer to his tomb.
Many things have been said about Edgar Allan Poe. That he was a buried murderer, a perverse being and a perfect vicious. In fact it was someone who lived a tragic existence, while maintaining a sensitivity beyond the ordinary.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery was a writer and also an adventurer. He loved aviation as much as literature. His muse was Consuelo Carrillo, a Salvadoran artist who inspired the character of the rose in his great work, The Little Prince.
The Frenchman Paul Gauguin lived his life in an errant way, painting and working piecework. Besides his friendship with Van Gogh, do you know what makes him so famous? Discover the origin of Gauguin’s Tahitian inspiration in this article.
This story about serenity tells us about those combats that occur in daily life and that, sometimes, surprise us. Being weak or being strong is a matter of perspectives.
‘Cantinflas’ was a kind of Latin American ‘Charlot’. On the other hand, Mario Moreno and Charles Chaplin also had a similar life. Both wrote a wonderful page about white humor and social criticism. How did the famous character originate? What was Mario Moreno really like?
The words of Audrey Hepburn show us that it was more than a face with an angel.
Franz Alexander, besides being one of the most notable representatives of psychoanalysis during the 20th century, helped to lay the foundations of psychosomatic medicine.
Paul Cézanne, who lived in continuous creative isolation, is considered one of the greatest pioneers of modern art and painting. He has been seen as a genius both by the method of putting on canvas exactly what his eyes saw in nature, and by the qualities of the form he achieved through a unique deal with space and color.
The risk is the magnitude of the potential damages associated with a certain situation. In other words, what could happen causing harm.
Inventor, architect and Greek sculptor. Daedalus is famous for the construction of the minotaur’s labyrinth in Crete and for being the protagonist of many ancient tales thanks to his abilities.
In our culture there is no word that defines the meaning of what in ikigai culture represents in Japan.
Death is a source of fear, inspiration, mourning, love and nourishment for the idea of finitude. A concept that molds our nature in a very special way.
Caravaggio was a renowned painter of the sixteenth century, he painted using contrasting effects between light and dark. But his life, like his work, was also full of light and shadow… do you know what made it so special? Why was it so controversial?
In the quotes of Bob Marley we find a sweet and loving stance towards life. This Jamaican musician promoted a philosophy in which inner peace and hope should predominate, over and above other human values.