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
My mother and father are the only people on the whole planet for whom I will never begrudge a thing. Should I achieve great things, it is the work of their hands; they are splendid people and their absolute love of their children places them above the highest praise. It cloaks all of their shortcomings, shortcomings that may have resulted from a difficult life.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Art, especially the stage, is an area where it is impossible to walk without stumbling.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To a chemist, nothing on earth is unclean. A writer must be as objective as a chemist; he must abandon the subjective line; he must know that dungheaps play a very respectable part in a landscape, and that evil passions are as inherent in life as good ones.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Everything I have written up to now is trifling compared to that which I would like to write and would write with great pleasureEither I am a fool and a self-conceited person, or I am a being capable of becoming a good writer; I am displeased and bored with everything now being written, while everything in my head interests, moves, and excites me-whence I draw the conclusion that no one is doing what is needed, and I alone know the secret of how it should be done. In all likelihood everyone who writes thinks that. In fMore Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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