From Spring Torrents, by Ivan Turgenev, translated by Leonard Schapiro
"He did not picture life´s ocean, as do the poets, all astir with stormy waves. No he saw it in his mind´s eye as smooth, without a ripple, motionless and translucent right down to the dark sea bed."
From The Prologue
Friday, June 3, 2011
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Labels: classics, Daily Dose, Ivan Turgenev, novelists, Quotations
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