Popular quotes of famous novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man.
The second half of a man’s life is made up of nothing but the habits he has acquired during the first half.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
Man only likes to count his troubles, but he does not count his joys.
Much unhappiness has come into the world because of bewilderment and things left unsaid.
We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.
The soul is healed by being with children.
Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on Earth.
To love someone means to see him as God intended him.
The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness.