"And then I thought to myself: why? Is this beautiful? Why is this dance beautiful? The answer: because it is non-free movement, because the whole profound point of this dance lies precisely in its absolute, aesthetic subordination, its perfect non-freedom".
"Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now."
During WWII the Kremlin was disguised as living houses so it was not destroyed by bombardment. Golden domes of the churches were painted grey, the green roofs of the towers - brown. The walls were decorated with false facades. Wooden construction were erected inside.
On the second photo you can see the disguised Mausoleum, I remember that in childhood I was told this story by WWII veteran and was so amazed that couldn’t believe in it.