The Morbus Gothicus – King Reccared and Theology in Visigothic Spain

"Only the Bohemians could defeat the Bohemians" - the Battle of Lipany and the end of the Hussite Wars

"Never laugh at live dragons" - The Dragon of Henham or Strange News out of Essex from 1668

"But the suit I wear is my work attire, and nothing else" - the animalière and realist artist Rosa Bonheur