An Ode To Unaccelerated Reading - 10 long novels worth the time spent (putting these on my ever-growing list)
But there are still some days when I wish I was beautiful rather than good...
thats right i read the whole flippin book. before they had helpful annotations too!
Anna Karenina (Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classics)
// Classic Books People Pretend They’ve Read But Actually Haven’t + reasons why (or why not) to read them
Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/listing/264744008/leo-tolstoy-war-and-peace-typewriter
The Death of Ivan Ilych...a little hard in the beginning but its a book worth reading if you like classics :)
Sums up my feelings towards my grandfather, whom I never knew and therefore couldn't love. What I know of him, I respect.
"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself." — Leo Tolstoy
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I’ve been wanting to read The Death of Ivan Ilyich by Leo Tolstoy ever since I saw it referred to in Being Mortal by Atul Gawande. It begins with Ivan’s colleagues receiving news of his…
Paul baby & I were having a Tolstoy race.. I won #nerds
Literary Art Print Leo Tolstoy Quote Illustration by ObviousState
There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth. — Leo Tolstoy
Some things are so expertly written, you wish you had the skill to have written it yourself (aka writer envy).
War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy. December 2011-February 2012