Embrace your demons, or die by them

Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And when you look long into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.
FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE, Beyond Good and Evil

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I'm Maria, 20.
The Lord of the Rings, music, nature, ballet and more :)

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picturesque-russia:

Дмитрий Левин. Закат в Барыбино

picturesque-russia:

Дмитрий Левин. Закат в Барыбино

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picturesque-russia:

Этикетки шоколада «Почта»

niver85:

Church of St. Andrew in the river Vuoksa. Leningrad region. 
photo by Korochkin Andrei

niver85:

Church of St. Andrew in the river Vuoksa. Leningrad region. 

photo by Korochkin Andrei

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newrasia:

St. George - protector of Russia and Christianity. It is he, who is depicted on the Russian coat of arms and it is he, to whom the black-orange stripped St. George ribbon is dedicated worn by the Newrussian homeguard.

newrasia:

St. George - protector of Russia and Christianity. It is he, who is depicted on the Russian coat of arms and it is he, to whom the black-orange stripped St. George ribbon is dedicated worn by the Newrussian homeguard.

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The Black Sea at night, Ivan Aivazovsky, oil on canvas, 1879

jiritrnkapuppetmaster:

Rusalka(1997)

Director:Aleksandr Petrov

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Portrait of sisters Malvina Ann Louise and Hilda Sophie Charlotte Reventlow in the forest, Detail.
by August Heinrich Schiott (1823-1895)

“У меня нет всего, что я люблю. Но я люблю всё, что у меня есть.”

—   Лев Толстой (via picturesque-russia)