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Quotation by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
It's easier to write about Socrates than about a young woman or a cook.
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904), Russian author, playwright. Letter, January 2, 1894, to his editor and friend, A.S. Suvorin. Complete Works and Letters in Thirty Volumes, Letters, vol. 5, p. 259, "Nauka" (1976).
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