Sub specie Absolutus - Under the aspect of Absolute

Short, structured biographies of geniuses, celebrities and creative people. Their achievements, the uniqueness of life's journey and the secrets of success, interesting facts about personal life and their best quotes

Mother Teresa - Short Biography, Life and Ministry, Interestig facts and Quotes

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Mother Teresa
Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu
(26/27 August, 1910, Üsküb, Ottoman Empire (now Skopje, Republic of Macedonia) -5 September 1997, Calcutta, India) (aged 87)
Nationality: India
Occupation: Devotees,
Unique distinction: The founder of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity, beatified by Pope John Paul II, canonized by Pope Francis on 4 September 2016 and given the title Blessed Teresa of Calcutta. Ethnicity: Albanian. Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1979).
Gender: Female
Quotes: 1.God doesn't require us to succeed; He only requires that you try. 2. Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. 3. Peace begins with a smile. 4. What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. 5. Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin. 6. Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies. 7. If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
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Vitali Klitschko - Heavyweight world champion and politician

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Vitali Klitschko
Vitali Vladimirovich Klitschko
July 19, 1971 Belovodsk, Kirghiz SSR, Soviet Union, now Kyrgyzstan)
Nationality: Ukraine
Category: Athletes
Occupation: Boxers, Politicians,
Unique distinction: Klitschko is a three-time heavyweight world champion, and is the eighth longest reigning heavyweight champion of all time. He is the first professional boxing world champion to hold a Ph.D., Mayor of Kiev. Height: 6 ft. 7½ in. (202 cm.) Weight: 250 lbs. (113 кг) Reach: 80 in (203 cm) Religion: Orthodox
Gender: Male
Quotes: 1. No expert can predict the heavyweight division. Every punch can make the decision. 2. Chess is similar to boxing. You need to develop a strategy, and you need to think two or three steps ahead about what your opponent is doing. You have to be smart. But what’s the difference between chess and boxing? In chess, nobody is an expert, but everybody plays. In boxing everybody is an expert, but nobody fights. 3. People power. It has no limits. 4. Boxing's given me the chance to travel around the world and open the door and the world is much brighter. 5. If you can believe it, you can achieve it.
Video: Vitali Klitschko vs.L ennox Lewis
Website: http://www.klitschko.com/welcome/
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Charlize Theron - Short Biography, Films, Personal Life and Quotes

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Charlize Theron
(August 7, 1975, Benoni, South Africa)
Nationality: United States of America
Category: Celebrities,
Occupation: Actors, Models
Unique distinction: First African woman to win an Oscar for Best Actress (Monster, 2003). Genres: Drama, Crime, Thriller. Height: 5' 9½" (1.77 m). Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg) Measurements: 36B-24-36 (US); 91,4-61-91 сm (EU).
Gender: Female
Quotes: 1. Women have conquered the world. 2. I grew up on Bette Davis movies, and Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe 3. I mean I tried to transform myself through characters throughout my career. 4. You can live vicariously through the characters you play. 5. I feel really lucky to have the body I have; I love it! 6. Life is what you make it... and nowhere close to making mine the best it can be. 7. Yet there`s a hunger in me still. I`m like only beginning. I feel like I still have so much to learn. 8. I live a very simple life. I don`t have to make those giant movies. I don`t have a yacht or a private plane. 9. You need to surround yourself with people you really do trust and people who really love you who are willing to show you your flaws.
Video: Top 10 Charlize Performances
Website: http://charlizeafricaoutreach.org
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Robert de Niro - Short Biography, Films and Interesting Facts

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Robert de Niro
Robert Anthony De Niro Jr.
(17 August 1943, New York, New York)
Nationality: United States of America
Category: Celebrities,
Occupation: Actors
Unique distinction: Iconic Italian-American film actor, two-time Academy Award-winning.
Gender: Male
Quotes: 1. The characters that I play are real. They are real so they have as much right to be portrayed as any other characters. 2. I've never been one of those actors who has touted myself as a fascinating human being. I had to decide early on wether I was to be an actor or a personality. 3. Money makes your life easier. If you're lucky to have it, you're lucky. 4. I only go to Los Angeles when I am paid for it. 5. When you're directing, you think of everything ... The few times I've directed, if someone comes up with something you missed, you're glad to hear that. 6. The mind of a writer can be a truly terrifying thing. Isolated, neurotic, caffeine-addled, crippled by procrastination, consumed by feelings of panic, self-loathing, and soul-crushing inadequacy. And that’s on a good day. 7. Sometimes if you have financial restraints, it’s a benefit. It forces you to come up with a more creative way.
Video: Top 10 Robert De Niro Moments
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Cleopatra - Short Biography, Intresting Facts, Personal life and Quotes

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Cleopatra
Cleopatra VII  Thea Philopator
(69 BC – August 12, 30 BC) (aged 39)
Nationality: Egypt
Category: Leaders,
Occupation: Rulers
Unique distinction: The most ever famous queens of all times in ancient Egypt, the first ruler of the dynasty to learn Egyptian, the last Pharoah of Egypt.
Gender: Female
Quotes: 1. So I learned two things that night, and the next day, from him: the perfection of a moment, and the fleeting nature of it. 2. Things do not happen, we must make them happen. 3. The strong look for more strength, the weak for excuses. 4. In my experience, there are two things that no one will admit to: having no sense of humor and being susceptible to flattery. 5. Leave the fishing-rod, Great General, to us sovereigns of Pharos and Canopus. Your game is cities and kings and continents. (Quotes from “The Memoirs Of Cleopatra” by Margaret George).
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