10 Most Famous Paintings by Salvador Dali

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  Salvador Dalí (1904 – 1989) was a Spanish artist who is most famous for his works in Surrealism, an influential 20th century movement, primarily in art and literature. Surrealist artists rejected the rational in art; and instead aimed to channel the unconscious to unlock the power of imagination. Dali used extensive symbolism in his … Read more

10 Most Famous Quotations From King Lear With Explanation

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  King Lear, or The Tragedy of King Lear, is among the most renowned plays written by English playwright and world’s greatest dramatist William Shakespeare. It tells the story of the legendary king of ancient Britain, Lear, who decides to bequeath his entire kingdom to his two eldest daughters due to their flattery of him; … Read more

10 Most Famous Quotations From Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar

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  The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, commonly known just as Julius Caesar, is one of the most famous plays written by English playwright William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616). Based on true events from Roman history, it was probably first performed in 1599. Though named after the famous Roman general and politician Gaius Julius Caesar, the … Read more

10 Most Famous People of the Renaissance

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  Dated from the 14th to the 17th century, the Renaissance was a period in the history of Europe which saw great cultural development. The word “Renaissance” means “re-birth” and the period is named so because it was marked by renewed interest in ancient Greco-Roman culture. It started in Italy and spread across Europe leading … Read more