War on the other hand is such a terrible thing, that no man, especially a Christian man, has the right to assume the responsibility of starting it.
Quote by Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy Quotes
In all history there is no war which was not hatched by the governments, the...
What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.
One of the first conditions of happiness is that the link between Man and Nature...
Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the...
He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did...
True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
Boredom: the desire for desires.
In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.
There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
Our body is a machine for living. It is organized for that, it is its...
Let us forgive each other - only then will we live in peace.
Music is the shorthand of emotion.
A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he...
Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
To say that a work of art is good, but incomprehensible to the majority of...
I sit on a man's back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet...
He never chooses an opinion; he just wears whatever happens to be in style.
War is so unjust and ugly that all who wage it must try to stifle...
If there existed no external means for dimming their consciences, one-half of the men would...