Russian Novelist Quotes
Alas! In vain historians pry and probe: The same wind blows, and in the same live robe Truth bends her head to fingers curved cupwise; And with a woman's smile and a child's care Examines something she is holding there Concealed by her own shoulder from our eyes.
'The Don! The Don! The gentle Don! Our father; giver of our food! Hurrah!'
The past is good (as we all know), twenty, thirty years back everything was good, anyone can tell you that.
There shall be wings!...if the accomplishment be not for me, tis for some other. It shall be done. The spirit cannot lie; and Man, who shall know all and who shall have wings, shall indeed be as a god.
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