Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Nabokov

American writer of Russian origin
The days of my youth, as I look back on them, seem to fly away from me in a flurry of pale repetitive scraps like those morning snow storms of used tissue paper that a train passenger sees whirling in the wake of the observation car.More Vladimir Nabokov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Curiously enough, one cannot read a book; one can only reread it. A good reader, a major reader, and active and creative reader is a rereader.More Vladimir Nabokov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Existence is a series of footnotes to a vast, obscure, unfinished masterpiece.More Vladimir Nabokov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
She would try to relieve the pain of love by first roughly rubbing her dry lips against mine; then my darling would draw away with a nervous toss of her hair, and then again come darkly near and let me feed on her open mouth, while with a generosity that was ready to offer her everything, my heart, my throat, my entrails, I gave her to hold in her awkward first the scepter of my passion.More Vladimir Nabokov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't want an elderly gentleman from Vienna with an umbrella inflicting his dreams upon me.More Vladimir Nabokov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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