Get Your Premium Membership

Boris Pasternak

Boris Pasternak Photo
Biography | All Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes

Comprehensive information about Boris Pasternak including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. . Russian poet novelist and literary translator This educational Boris Pasternak resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

Poems are below...


Articles about Boris Pasternak or articles that mention Boris Pasternak.


Here are a few random quotes by Boris Pasternak.

See also: All Boris Pasternak Quotes

Quote Left I don't like people who have never fallen or stumbled. Their virtue is lifeless and it isn't of much value. Life hasn't revealed its beauty to them. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left As far as modern writing is concerned, it is rarely rewarding to translate it, although it might be easy. Translation is very much like copying paintings. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

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
Go to Quote / Comment

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
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left In every generation there has to be some fool who will speak the truth as he sees it. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment