Italo Calvino

Italo Calvino

The satirist is prevented by repulsion from gaining a better knowledge of the world he is attracted to, yet he is forced by attraction to concern himself with the world that repels him. Italo Calvino quotes

Quotes of the month

Aleġandr Kargin It is impossible to change yourself and live the same life. [12/25/2020 02:12:16] More


Neven Sijakov We paid dearly for our freedom, so now we have to live with it! [12/25/2020 05:12:07] More


Vladodimir Shestakov And the ladies of the Balzac age crave Shakespearean passions .. [12/31/2020 05:12:09] More


Alexander Balyak The aphorism is a monumental miniature. [12/20/2020 08:12:18] More


Pasko Romic-Croatovski A good politician says not what he thinks, but what others think. [01/03/2021 09:01:27] More