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
Just as I shall lie alone in the grave, so, in essence, do I live alone.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Oh, I don't object, of course, to cutting wood from necessity, but why destroy the forests? The woods of Russia are trembling under the blows of the axe. Millions of trees have perished. The homes of the wild animals and birds have been desolated; the rivers are shrinking, and many beautiful landscapes are gone forever. And why? Because men are too lazy and stupid to stoop down and pick up their fuel from the ground.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 [07/17/2011 06:07:52]
In nature a repulsive caterpillar turns into a lovely butterfly. But with human beings it is the other way round: a lovely butterfly turns into a repulsive caterpillar.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Satiation, like any state of vitality, always contains a degree of impudence, and that impudence emerges first and foremost when the sated man instructs the hungry one.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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