Elias Canetti

Elias Canetti

was a Bulgarian-born modernist novelist, playwright, memoirist, and non-fiction writer.
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practice deception themselves. Elias Canetti quotes

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Mikhail Glinka It is a matter of harmony to finish those features that are not and cannot be in the melody. [06/24/2020 06:06:36] More


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