get to know me meme: [2/10] favorite movies
harry potter and the order of the phoenix
MYTHOLOGY MEME - [2/9] GREEK GODS/GODDESSES: ATHENA
In Greek religion and mythology, Athena or Athene, also referred to as Pallas Athena/Athene, is the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, just warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill.
Athena is also a shrewd companion of heroes and is the goddess of heroic endeavour. She is the virgin patroness of Athens. The Athenians founded the Parthenon on the Acropolis of her namesake city, Athens, in her honour. (x)
Try out a cool way to separate egg yolks from egg whites!
this is genius.
this is actually lifechanging
Some people are allergic to egg yolks so a big signal boost from me
"When I’m slightly scared by a read, I know the character is for me," she says, adding that after reading Downton Abbey’s script, she initially found the prospect of playing Lady Mary terrifying. "I’m not that person, I thought," she says. "Then I realized that fear was actually good, that it whet my appetite."
Michelle Dockery, Angeleno Magazine, March 2014
Ed Kemmer as the live action reference model for Prince Phillip in the final battle sequence in Sleeping Beauty (1959)
be still my heart
Any moment, someone’s going to find out I’m a total fraud, and that I don’t deserve any of what I’ve achieved. I can’t possibly live up to what everyone thinks I am and what everyone’s expectations of me are.