Anna Akhmatova

Anna Akhmatova

was a Russian and Soviet modernist poet, one of the most acclaimed writers in the Russian canon
No foreign sky protected me, no stranger's wing shielded my face. I stand as witness to the common lot survivor of that time, that place. /place/ Anna Akhmatova quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugeny Antonuk On the question of where Koshchey’s death is to be sought, the authorities usually call irrelevant and refuse to discuss exactly what will be kill her. [05/05/2019 06:05:33] More


Eugene Ryabyi Nothing is harder than feelings at a distance. [05/03/2019 06:05:45] More


Eugeny Antonuk Alone on stage, a person is always right, if not to compare with his past performances or not to compare with the current era. [05/07/2019 12:05:53] More


Anatoly Yurkin Inactivity robs people on everyday mistakes. [05/24/2019 12:05:30] More


Eugeny Antonuk It is necessary to judge not by words, but by deeds: Russia in words against de-communization and de-Sovietisation, but in fact in Russia in the Orenburg region the house-museum of Taras Shevchenko, under the auspices of UNESCO, was demolished. [05/03/2019 03:05:24] More