Arthur Koestler

Arthur Koestler

was a Hungarian author of essays, novels and autobiographies
A writer's ambition should be to trade a hundred contemporary readers for ten readers in ten years' time and for one reader in a hundred years' time.More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Coincidence may be described as the chance encounter of two unrelated causal chains whichMore Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...man has an irrepressible tendency to read meaning into the buzzing confusion of sights and sounds impinging on his senses; and where no agreed meaning can be found, he will provide it out of his own imagination.More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Two half truths do not make a truth.More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The principal mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.More Arthur Koestler quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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Eugeny Antonuk Tired of themselves, they cry out that they are tired of others. Not tired of life, they will see more vividly than others, and the rest will not see further than their nose. [05/05/2019 05:05:10] More


Eugeny Antonuk - Write your own, stop quoting others.
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Eugene Ryabyi Tolerance is the ability to see the norm in the vices and sins of people. [05/06/2019 04:05:56] More


Eugene Ryabyi Nothing is harder than feelings at a distance. [05/03/2019 06:05:45] More


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