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Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
The heart, especially the Jewish heart, is a fiddle: you pull the strings, and out come songs, mostly plaintive.
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Most of the memorable events I have myself been exercised in; and, for the satisfaction of the public, will briefly relate the circumstances of my adventures, and scenes of life, from my first movement to this country until this day.
March 2, 1859
May 13, 1916
Solomon Naumovich Rabinovich, better known under his pen name Sholem Aleichem, was a leading Yiddish author and playwright.
Tevye the Dairyman and The Railroad Stories (1894)
The bloody hoax
Motl, Peysi the Cantor's Son
Happy New Year! and Other Stories
The adventures of Menahem-Mendl
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