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The author of the following quotes: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Quotes by Fyodor Dostoyevsky :

Glimpse inside a human soul
If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man, don't bother analyzing his ways of being silent, of talking, of weeping, of seeing how much he is moved by noble ideas; you will get better results if you just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he's a good man.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | humor

I love mankind
I love mankind, he said, "but I find to my amazement that the more I love mankind as a whole, the less I love man in particular.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | love

Speaking the truth
Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than flattery.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | truth

To be respected
If you want to be respected by others, the great thing is to respect yourself. Only by that, only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | respect

Troubles and happiness
Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn't calculate his happiness.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | happiness

Unhappiness
Much unhappiness has come into the world because of bewilderment and things left unsaid.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | happiness

What is hell?
What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky | love

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