Anton Pavlovich Chekhov quotes

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Eyes--the head's chief of police. They watch and make mental notes. A blind person is like a city abandoned by the authorities. On ...
The government is not God. It does not have the right to take away that which it can't return even if it wants to.
Everything should be first-rate in a person, his face, clothes, soul and thoughts.
Those who come a hundred or two hundred years after us will despise us for having lived our lives so stupidly and tastelessly. Per ...
A woman can only become a man's friend in three stages: first, she's an agreeable acquaintance, then a mistress, and only after th ...
Russian forests crash down under the axe, billions of trees are dying, the habitations of animals and birds are layed waste, river ...
One can prove or refute anything at all with words. Soon people will perfect language technology to such an extent that they'll be ...
What if something were to come of it?
Tell mother that however dogs and samovars might behave themselves, winter comes after summer, old age after youth, and misfortune ...
Lying is the same as alcoholism. Liars prevaricate even on their deathbeds.
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