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Anton Chekhov Quotes

(1860-1904), Russian Playwright, Short Story Writer

When an actor has money, he doesn't send letters, but telegrams.

Category: Acting And Actors

If you cry ''Forward'' you must be sure to make clear the direction in which to go. Don't you see that if you fail to do that and simply call out the word to a monk and a revolutionary, they will go in precisely opposite directions?

Category: Communication

Doctors are just the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too.

Category: Doctors

Any idiot can face a crisis, it's the day to day living that wears you out.

Category: Health

Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.

Category: Professions And Professionals

When a lot of remedies are suggested for a disease, that means it can't be cured.

Category: Remedies

If you are afraid of loneliness, don't marry.

Category: Solitude

One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake.

Category: Success

Man is what he believes.

Category: Thoughts And Thinking