Jorge Amado

Jorge Amado

Brazilian writer
Life was good, one had only to live it.More Jorge Amado quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have already told you Father, more than once: I’m not going to subject myself to a husband chosen for me, I’m not going to bury myself in some planter’s kitchen, and I’m not going to be a servant to some doctor or lawyer in Ilhéus. I want to live my own life. When I finish school at the end of the year, I want to go to work in an officeMore Jorge Amado quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...it is a very risky thing for anyone to go about proclaiming the truth simply because he finds himself in possession of concrete documentary proofs or on the evidence of his own eyes, which is always overestimated.More Jorge Amado quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
That’s the very reason why love is eternal,’ concluded João Fulgêncio, ?because it is forever renewed. Passions die, love remains.More Jorge Amado quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The world is like that -- incomprehensible and full of surprises .More Jorge Amado quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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