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Boris Pasternak Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Boris Pasternak Biography.... Russian poet novelist and literary translator


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Quote Left What is laid down, ordered, factual is never enough to embrace the whole truth: life always spills over the rim of every cup. Quote Right
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Quote Left Work is the order of the day, just as it was at one time, with our first starts and our best efforts. Do you remember? Therein lies its delight. It brings back the forgotten; one's stores of energy, seemingly exhausted, come back to life. Quote Right
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Quote Left No deep and strong feeling, such as we may come across here and there in the world, is unmixed with compassion. The more we love, the more the object of our love seems to us to be a victim. Quote Right
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Quote Left In every generation there has to be some fool who will speak the truth as he sees it. Quote Right
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Quote Left It is no longer possible for lyric poetry to express the immensity of our experience. Life has grown too cumbersome, too complicated. We have acquired values which are best expressed in prose. Quote Right
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