Velimir Hlebnikov

Velimir Hlebnikov

a Russian poet and prose writer, the leading theorist of Futurism
A child playing with dolls may shed heartfelt tears when his bundle of rags and scraps becomes deathly ill and dies ... So we may come to an understanding of language as playing with dolls: in language, scraps of sound are used to make dolls and replace all the things in the world. /child/ Velimir Hlebnikov quotes

Quotes of the month

Dina Rubina God forbid knowing all the details of our lives. [09/03/2020 01:09:55] More


Robert Escarpit Faith in God is the most convenient and reliable. [09/01/2020 02:09:48] More


Dina Rubina An addiction to sorting things out is one of the grave vices of the Russian intelligentsia. [09/03/2020 01:09:35] More


Vladimir Mirzoev In a man, gentleness is also important. [09/03/2020 12:09:29] More


Ann Coulter As the leader of twelve apostles, even Jesus had more executive experience than Obama. [08/31/2020 12:08:38] More