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Woman, you see, is an object of such a kind that study it as much as you will, it is always quite new.


Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

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I know that most men, including those at ease with problems of the greatest complexity, can seldom a...
LEO TOLSTOY
Everything intelligent is so boring.
LEO TOLSTOY
Only those live who do good.
LEO TOLSTOY
He who has a mistaken idea of life, will always have a mistaken idea of death.
LEO TOLSTOY
We must not only cease our present desire for the growth of the state, but we must desire its decrea...
LEO TOLSTOY
I am always with myself, and it is I who am my tormentor.
LEO TOLSTOY
If you love me as you say you do,' she whispered, 'make it so that I am at peace.
LEO TOLSTOY
If he had a reason for preferring Liberalism to the Conservatism of many in his set, it was not that...
LEO TOLSTOY
The aim of civilization is to enable us to get enjoyment out of everything.
LEO TOLSTOY
I think love, both kinds of love, which you remember Plato defines in his "Symposium" - both kinds o...
LEO TOLSTOY
I felt a wish never to leave that room - a wish that dawn might never come, that my present frame of...
LEO TOLSTOY
The acquisition by dishonest means and cunning,' said Levin, feeling that he was incapable of clearl...
LEO TOLSTOY
If you turn to a branch of those sciences that try to give a solution to the questions of life--to p...
LEO TOLSTOY
Error is the force that welds men together; truth is communicated to men only by deeds of truth.
LEO TOLSTOY
For man to be able to live he must either not see the infinite, or have such an explanation of the m...
LEO TOLSTOY
Involuntarily it appeared to me that there, somewhere, was someone who amused himself by watching ho...
LEO TOLSTOY
I did not myself know what I wanted: I feared life, desired to escape from it, yet still hoped somet...
LEO TOLSTOY
I wanted movement and not a calm course of existence. I wanted excitement and the chance to sacrific...
LEO TOLSTOY
To get rid of an enemy one must love him.
LEO TOLSTOY
The business of art lies just in this, -- to make that understood and felt which, in the form of an ...
LEO TOLSTOY
Everything depends on upbringing.
LEO TOLSTOY
All human life, we may say, consists solely of these two activities: (1) bringing one’s activities...
LEO TOLSTOY
Kings are the slaves of history.
LEO TOLSTOY
God forgive me everything!’ she said, feeling the impossibility of struggling...
LEO TOLSTOY
A little muzhik was working on the railroad, mumbling in his beard.
And the candle by which sh...
LEO TOLSTOY
Just fancy! One can hear and see the grass growing,' thought Levin, as he noticed wet slate-coloured...
LEO TOLSTOY
Human science fragments everything in order to understand it, kills everything in order to examine i...
LEO TOLSTOY
Man cannot possess anything as long as he fears death. But to him who does not fear it, everything b...
LEO TOLSTOY
One of the commonest and most generally accepted delusions is that every man can be qualified in som...
LEO TOLSTOY
Not in order to justify, but simply in order to explain my lack of consistency, I say: Look at my pr...
LEO TOLSTOY
A battle is won by the side that is absolutely determined to win. Why did we lose the battle of Aust...
LEO TOLSTOY
War on the other hand is such a terrible thing, that no man, especially a Christian man, has the rig...
LEO TOLSTOY
Women have made of themselves such a weapon to act upon the senses that a young man, and even an old...
LEO TOLSTOY
Ah! you wish us to be only objects of sensuality? All right; by the aid of sensuality we will bend y...
LEO TOLSTOY
What is music? What does it do to us? And why does it do to us what it does? People say that music h...
LEO TOLSTOY
Another's wife is a white swan, and ours is bitter wormwood.
LEO TOLSTOY
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness. A handsome woman talks nonsense,...
LEO TOLSTOY
Though the doctors treated him, let his blood, and gave him medications to drink, he nevertheless re...
LEO TOLSTOY
The history of mankind is crowded with evidences proving that physical coercion is not adapted to mo...
LEO TOLSTOY
You think that your laws correct evil - they only increase it. There is but one way to end evil - by...
LEO TOLSTOY
When in doubt, my dear fellow, do nothing.
LEO TOLSTOY
Send him to the devil, I'm busy.
LEO TOLSTOY
كيف يجوز لنا نحن الخطأة أن نصبو إلى استكناه أسرار العنا...
LEO TOLSTOY
Where there is law there is injustice
LEO TOLSTOY
It's not those who are handsome we love, but those we love who are handsome.
LEO TOLSTOY
I'm getting old, that's the thing! What's in me now won't be there anymore.
LEO TOLSTOY
But really, why should you distress yourself? Whoever stirs up the past — out with his eye! Who is...
LEO TOLSTOY
History would be wonderful thing - if it were only true.
LEO TOLSTOY
Speransky, either because he appreciated Prince Andrey's abilities or because he thought it as well ...
LEO TOLSTOY
Ah, if everyone was as sensitive as you! There's no girl who hasn't gone through that. And it's all ...
LEO TOLSTOY
Government is an association of men who do violence to the rest of us.
LEO TOLSTOY
Faith is the sense of life, that sense by virtue of which man does not destroy himself, but continue...
LEO TOLSTOY
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
LEO TOLSTOY
Without knowing what I am and why I am here, life is impossible.
LEO TOLSTOY
Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not g...
LEO TOLSTOY
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
LEO TOLSTOY
Nietzsche was stupid and abnormal.
LEO TOLSTOY
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
LEO TOLSTOY
She had no need to ask why he had come. She knew as certainly as if he had told her that he was here...
LEO TOLSTOY
I simply want to live; to cause no evil to anyone but myself.
LEO TOLSTOY