Marina Tsvetaeva

Marina Tsvetaeva

Russian poet, novelist, translator, one of the greatest poets of the XX century.
Meanings are translatable. Words are untranslatable… More briefly – a word is translatable, its sound is not.More Marina Tsvetaeva quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I opened my veins. Unstoppably life spurts out with no remedy. Now I set out bowls and plates. Every bowl will be shallow. Every plate will be small. And overflowing their rims, into the black earth, to nourish the rushes unstoppably without cure, gushes poetry ...More Marina Tsvetaeva quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am a shadow’s shade, a lunatic, perhaps,
Of two dark moons.More Marina Tsvetaeva quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is this gypsy passion for separation, this readiness to rush off when we've just met? My head rests in my hands as I realize, looking into the night that no one turning over our letters has yet understood how completely and how deeply faithless we are, which is to say: how true we are to ourselves.More Marina Tsvetaeva quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For the spell is older than experience. For the tale is older than the record.More Marina Tsvetaeva quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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