AUTHOR | FYODOR DOSTOYEVSKY



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Fyodor Dostoyevsky | Psychology, philosophy, religion, Novel, short story, journalism



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Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky , sometimes transliterated Dostoevsky, was a Russian novelist, short story writer, essayist, journalist and philosopher. Dostoyevsky's literary works explore human psychology in the troubled political, social, and spiritual atmosphere of 19th-century Russia, and engage with a variety of philosophical and religious themes.
He began writing in his 20s, and his first novel, Poor Folk, was published in 1846 when he was 25. His major works include Crime and Punishment (1866), The Idiot (1869), Demons (1872) and The Brothers Karamazov (1880). His output consists of 11 novels, three novellas, 17 short novels and numerous other works. Many literary critics rate him as one of the greatest psychologists in world literature. His 1864 novella Notes from Underground is considered to be one of the first works of existentialist literature.
Born in Moscow in 1821, Dostoyevsky was introduced to literature at an early age through fairy tales and legends, and th


Born: 1821-11-11

Born in: Moscow, Russian Empire

Died: 1881-02-09







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Money is the honey of humanity.

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I love mankind, he said, 'but I find to my amazement...

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We all come out from Gogol's 'Overcoat'.

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Above all, don't lie to yourself. The man who lies t...

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originality and a feeling of one's own dignity are a...

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what peop...

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Where is it I've read that someone condemned to deat...

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Something new and unexpected, something hitherto unk...

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You ache with it all; and the more mysterious it is,...

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What makes a hero? Courage, strength, morality, with...

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A man who lies to himself, and believes his own lies...

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how anxiously I yearned for those I had forsaken.

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The darker the night, the brighter the stars, The de...

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I am told that the proximity of punishment arouses r...

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Here is a commandment for you: seek happiness in sor...

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Though I do not believe in the order of things, stil...

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I was overpowered by the mere sensation of that drea...

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Life had stepped into the place of theory and someth...

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Pues nada ha sido nunca para un hombre o una socieda...

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perchè non c'è nessun altro dal quale andare! Bisogn...

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