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
Life is a vexatious trap; when a thinking man reaches maturity and attains to full consciousness he cannot help feeling that he is in a trap from which there is no escape.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A good upbringing means not that you won't spill sauce on the tablecloth, but that you won't notice it when someone else does.More Anton Chekhov quotes [07/17/2011 06:07:47]
An actress without talent, forty years old, ate a partridge for dinner, and I felt sorry for the partridge, for it occurred to me that in its life it had been more talented, more sensible, and more honest than the actress.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
[In] death at least there would be one profit; it would no longer be necessary to eat, to drink, to pay taxes, or to [offend] others; and as a man lies in his grave not one year, but hundreds and thousands of years, the profit was enormous. The life of man was, in short, a loss, and only his death a profit.More Anton Chekhov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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