Anton Chekhov

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To advise is not to compel.

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Doctors are the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too.

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Love, friendship and respect do not unite people as much as a common hatred for something.

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The sea has neither meaning nor pity.

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A good upbringing means not that you won't spill sauce on the tablecloth, but that you won't notice it when someone else does.

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When a woman isn't beautiful, people always say, 'You have lovely eyes, you have lovely hair'.

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The world perishes not from bandits and fires, but from hatred, hostility, and all these petty squabbles.

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We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.

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Anton Chekhov — quotes and aphorisms

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

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Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.

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Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.

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