Italo Svevo

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Italo Svevo

Italo Svevo

God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.More Italo Svevo [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
You see things less clearly when you open your eyes too wide.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Health doesn't analyze itself, nor does it look at itself in the mirror. Only we sick people know something about ourselves.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The fancies of wine are authentic events.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are three things I always forget. Names, faces and... the third I can't remember.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To kill someone, even treacherously is more manly than to wound a friend by betraying his confidence.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Tears throw a veil over our faults and allow us to accuse fate without fear or contradiction.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Everyone remembers his past with greater vividness as the present becomes more important. Dying men in their last delirium are supposed to see their whole life spread out before them.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
And it is true that life lacks the monotony of museums. There come days which seem worthy of being framed, but they are so full of conflicting sounds, of line and color and living, burning light that they never become tedious.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Who knows whether, if I had given up smoking, I should really have become the strong perfect man I imagined? Perhaps it was this very doubt that bound me to my vice, because life is so much pleasanter if one is able to believe in one's own latent greatnessMore Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Misunderstanding women is a clear sign of scant virility.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is comfortable to live in the belief that you are great, though your greatness is latent.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A novelist who ranks with Proust , Kafka , Musil and his friend James Joyce as one of the enduring pillars of Modernism.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The great modern novel of the comic-pathetic illusion of freedom is Confessions of Zeno .More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Pain and love - the whole of life, in short - cannot be looked on as a disease just because they make us suffer.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Everyone tends to remember the past with greater fervor as the present gains greater importance.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whenever I look at a mountain I always expect it to turn into a volcano.More Italo Svevo [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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