Sic gorgiamus allos subjectatos nunc.
We gladly feast on those who would subdue us."
Addams Family Credo (via creepygross)
Coolest. Motto. Ever.(via sonneillonv) Very bacchante. Very Titus Andronicus. (via ginandjack) Very me.
Love the huge grin! Often how i see Him.
Baco with palm tree in the backgroung, Porto, Portugal
Anonymous said: What does Ariadne look like?
Anonymous said: Did maenads really kill people/animals?
What do you think?
[[Gaspard Ulliel chosen for my faceclaim.]]
[[Thank you for the lovely list of suggestions, achangingaltar!]]
A Young Couple (Bacchus and Ariadne), c. 1505
“Altar of Dionysus” by Gustav Klimt, 1886–1888
She deserves them. [And more.]
Eustache La Sueur, Bacchus Crowning Ariadne with Stars, 1630-1
“Singing and dancing, man expresses himself as a member of a higher unity…The man is no longer an artist. He has become a work of art…and the cry of the Eleusianian mysteries rings out to the chisel blows of the Dionysian world artist: “Do you fall down, you millions? World, do you have a sense of your creator?”
- Friedrich Nietzsche, Prose Hymn to Dionysus from The Birth of Tragedy, 1872