George Gissing

George Gissing

English novelist, social realist
I know every book of mine by its smell, and I have but to put my nose
between the pages to be reminded of all sorts of things.More George Gissing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Life, I fancy, would very often be insupportable, but for the luxury of self compassion.More George Gissing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Persistent prophecy is a familiar way of assuring the event.More George Gissing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In nothing more is the English genius for domesticity more notably declared than in the institution of this festival-almost one may call it-of afternoon tea...the mere chink of cups and saucers tunes the mind to happy repose.More George Gissing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am much better employed from every point of view, when I live solely for my own satisfaction, than when I begin to worry about the world. The world frightens me, and a frightened man is no good for anything.More George Gissing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Avatar language. (Anatoly Yurkin) [03/20/2020 06:03:21] More


Anatoly Yurkin Without alienation, one cannot reflexive one's subjectivity. (Anatoly Yurkin) [03/21/2020 05:03:30] More


Anatoly Yurkin The stability of existence and being is determined by the saturation of mutual exchange carried out by alienation. (Anatoly Yurkin) [03/28/2020 12:03:35] More


Anatoly Yurkin Maturity is determined by the response of silence to rhetorical questions. (Anatoly Yurkin) [03/27/2020 12:03:29] More


Asov Arsen Здыдни-коммунрсты [03/31/2020 09:03:26] More