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“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring — it was peace.”
― Milan Kundera ―



“Loves are like empires: when the ideals upon which they were constructed disappear, they too perish.”

-Milan Kundera


Mircea Cărtărescu și povestea artei scrisului: ”Levantul” refăcut pentru spanioli

De fiecare dată când vine Mircea Cărtărescu la Madrid, scriitorul reușește să umple săli întregi, să se facă ascultat de zeci de oameni, să adune în librării un public numeros. 1,164 more words


“unable to love, we yearn to be loved” – MILAN KUNDERA http://ift.tt/1EDbomp

Kundera: el hijo bastardo de Cervantes

Todos los grandes novelistas son, en mayor o menor medida, también filósofos. Detrás de cada página subyace una visión de la existencia humana ya concebida, así como, inevitable y consecuentemente, una manera de interpretar el hecho literario. 728 more words

Kundera's "A Festival of Insignificance"

There are a few writers, philosophers and poets who have had a huge impact on my own thinking and philosophy.  One of the most significant is Milan Kundera, the Czech writer who wrote “The Unbearable Lightness of Being”.   191 more words


Living to Be Seen: Why We All Need Someone to Look at Us

There are many ways we categorize people, and categories change with cultural trends.  When I was a kid, I remember “right brain/left brain” as the big distinction.   1,214 more words