Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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Among Pauls's arguments is that the teenager artist--as depicted by James Joyce in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Fyodor Dostoyevsky in The Adolescent--embodies a kind of megalomaniac melancholia.
If there is no God, then everything is permitted," said Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
305: Prince Myshkin- hero of Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Idiot (1868)
Alexander Pushkin, Nicolai Gogol, and Fyodor Dostoyevsky were all suspicious of the Poles, calling them "cold," "distant," and "manipulative," and seeing Poland as always on the side of the West, rather than standing with its Slavic brothers.
Chapter 1 discusses "The Beauty of Jesus"--a reflection guided by statements of spiritual masters such as Saint Augustine of Hippo and Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky once said, "Along with happiness, in the exact same way and in perfectly equal proportion, man also needs unhappiness.
Trying to explicate the layers and nuances of "The Wire" has always been like trying to explain a Fyodor Dostoyevsky novel in an Entertainment Weekly-style review.
Meanwhile many popular book titles from the likes of Salman Rushdie (The Satanic Verses), Bill Clinton (My Life), Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist) and Fyodor Dostoyevsky (Crime and Punishment) are bought and part-read but never finished.
Russian novelists such as Leo Tolstoy and Fyodor Dostoyevsky and African writers such as Chinua Achebe and Wole Soyinka have been "much more willing to write fictionally about ideas," Powers says, adding that societies in which war and material impoverishment have exacted a greater toll tend to produce writers who emphasize such issues in their fiction.
State-run Rossiya television said the main dome was the second-largest wooden cupola in Europe, and Channel One said that writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky was married there.
We demonstrate that Singer's offering is permeated by a universalising discourse marked by asymmetric power relations clearly described by Edward Said in Orientalism and, more surprisingly, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky in The Possessed.
Smith maintains, however, that the many cultural references were inadvertent, and takes pains to note the non-black voices included here, such as painter Brice Marden, model Lauren Hutton and Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
By example, Fyodor Dostoyevsky was a prodigious writer who suffered from spells of altered consciousness, mood swings, and seizures.
Leave it to great Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky to settle the score: "I believe there is no one deeper, lovelier, more sympathetic and more perfect than Jesus--not only is there no one else like him, there never could be anyone like him.