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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Don't be surprised that I value prejudice, observe c...

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The soul is healed by being with children.

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I renounce the higher harmony altogether. It's not w...

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Why is it that when you awake to the world of realit...

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It is man's unique privilege, among all other organi...

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Strength, strength is what I need; nothing can be do...

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Intelligence alone is not nearly enough when it come...

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In the end they will lay their freedom at our feet a...

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Where's the bit about Lazarus? he asked.

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Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large...

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Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn't cal...

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It is precisely that requirement of shared worship t...

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Instead of giving a firm foundation for setting the ...

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For if there's no everlasting God, there's no such t...

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Why, the whole world of knowledge is not worth that ...

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We obtained literature by our own efforts, it is a p...

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Ah youth, youth! That's what happens when you go ste...

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We degrade God too much, ascribing to him our ideas,...

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