Ivan Turgenev Quote

We Russians have assigned ourselves no other task in life but the cultivation of our own personalities, and when we're barely past childhood, we set to work to cultivate them, those unfortunate personalities.


Essential Turgenev (ed. Northwestern University Press, 1994) - ISBN: 9780810110854

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We Russians have assigned ourselves no other task in life but the cultivation of our own personalities, and when we're barely past childhood, we set...

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We Russians have assigned ourselves no other task in life but the cultivation of our own personalities, and when we're barely past childhood, we set...

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We Russians have assigned ourselves no other task in life but the cultivation of our own personalities, and when we're barely past childhood, we set...

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We Russians have assigned ourselves no other task in life but the cultivation of our own personalities, and when we're barely past childhood, we set...