Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov

was a Russian short-story writer, playwright and physician, considered to be one of the greatest short-story writers in the history of world literature
If you want to understand the life, stop believing what everybody say and write around, and watch and feel.More Anton Chekhov quotes [09/07/2016 10:09:13]
Silence accompanies the most significant expressions of happiness and unhappiness: those in love understand one another best when silent, while the most heated and impassioned speech at a graveside touches only outsiders, but seems cold and inconsequential to the widow and children of the deceased.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Only during hard times do people come to understand how difficult it is to be master of their feelings and thoughts.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The thirst for powerful sensations takes the upper hand both over fear and over compassion for the grief of others.More Anton Chekhov quotes [07/17/2011 06:07:06]
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.More Anton Chekhov quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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Mickey Rourke [The tension] between the Christians and Muslims goes back to the Crusades, doesn't it? It's too easy to blame everything on one guy. These are unpredictable, dangerous times, and I don't think that anyone really knows quite what to do. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Mick Jagger Everyone in the movie industry wants to win an Oscar. I don't think that's why you make movies. But winning an Oscar is not just about making a great movie, unfortunately. It's also having a good Oscar campaign. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Anson Dorrance What it comes down to is intense desire. To get this winning edge, you need to build an indomitable will. This means you must be relentless; you must never give up. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Eric Hoffer Sometimes we feel the loss of a prejudice as a loss of vigor. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jeff Foxworthy People should see your faith. If all you do is talk about your faith and people don't see it, but they ought to see it in the way you treat your family, you treat your friends, you treat your community. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More