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“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” -Leo Tolstoy


Henry James in bed

I recently found I couldn’t stand Esther in Bleak House.

I don’t like his women very much. It’s not his strong point.

He probably wasn’t that good in bed? 135 more words

Doris Lessing

#840 Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy

On the 1001 Books you must read before you die list, there are many mountains to scale. Today I’ve achieved the summit of one. Anna Karenina vindicates every complaint that I have ever heard about Russian writers. 592 more words


30 Day Book Challenge - Day 7

I’ve scouted around for questions and got my inspiration from Becky at Blogs-Of-A-Bookaholic, Melanie at Me, Bookshelf and I and finally, from the blog  359 more words


Quotations about Purpose of Life

Purpose of life is a great question for ever intelligent human being.  Here is a list of quotations about the purpose of life from the great philosophers, famous authors, celebrities, and news-maker.  234 more words

Albert Einstein

Avoid The Pain Of Perfection

“There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth.”

-Leo Tolstoy

Entrepreneur Development

Leo Tolstoy: The Death of Ivan Ilyich

One of my favourite masterpieces by Leo Tolstoy. Want to use it for my class in coming weeks. Here is the entire work in network representation. 24 more words

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