Here you will find the Poem Monument of poet Gavril Romanovich Derzhavin
I built myself a monument, eternal and miraculous, It's higher than the Pyramids, than metal it is harder; Swift winds and thunder cannot knock it down The flight of time cannot demolish it. Thus I won't really die! The part of me that's largest Will baffle death, and will escape decay, My fame will grow, and never wither, As long as Slavs are honored in this world. And word of me shall spread from the White Sea to the Black, Where Volga, Don, Neva and Ural rivers flow, Each member of the countless tribes will know How from obscurity I found my way to fame, By daring first in lively Russian speech To celebrate the virtues of Felitsa, To talk of God with intimate simplicity, And with a smile announce the truth to kings. O Muse! take pride in your well-earned rewards, Disdain all those who show disdain for you, And with an easy and unhurried hand, With dawn eternal crown your brow.