Aleksandr Kuprin Quotes

Aleksandr Ivanovich Kuprin (Russian: ?????????? ????????? ???????) (7 September [O.S. 26 August] 1870 in the village of Narovchat in the Penza Governorate – 25 August 1938 in Leningrad) was a Russian writer best known for his novels The Duel (1905) and The Pit, as well as Moloch (1896), Olesya (1898), "Junior Captain Rybnikov" (1906), "Emerald" (1907), and The Garnet Bracelet (1911), the latter made into a 1965 movie

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Aleksandr Kuprin


I am a wanderer passionately in love with life.

Aleksandr Kuprin


I wanted to live the inner life of every man I saw, look at the world through his eyes.

Aleksandr Kuprin


All the horror is in just this -- that there is no horror. . . .

Aleksandr Kuprin


It wasn't poverty that drove me on.

Aleksandr Kuprin