Literature

Probably everyone knows the 12 exploits of Hercules, who are studying with great interest in schools. We know about them from the myths of ancient Greece. Hercules is considered one of the brightest characters of ancient Greek mythology and personifies strength, justice and wisdom. About 12 exploits of Hercules still feature films and animated films.

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Joseph Brodsky is an outstanding Russian and American poet, essayist, playwright and translator. It is considered one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. This text contains quotes from Brodsky's speech, which he said before graduates of the University of Michigan on December 18, 1988. Brodsky himself (see interesting facts about Brodsky) ironically called this speech "My Secret Report."

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The famous song "When I served in the post as a driver" was written based on the poem "The Driver" (1868) by the Russian poet and writer Leonid Trefolev. Below we will present the best performance of this song and its exact lyrics. The text of Trefolev "The Coachman" is a translation of the poem "The Postman", written in 1844.

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The ode "Evening Reflection on God's Majesty in the Case of the Great Northern Lights" is written by Lomonosov. Mikhail Lomonosov is one of the most prominent scientists in the history of Russia. It was comprehensively developed, and made a huge contribution to science. All interesting facts about Lomonosov read here. However, Lomonosov was not only a great physicist and chemist, but also a poet.

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"Comrade Stalin, you are a great scientist" - this is the famous song of Yuz Aleshkovsky, written in 1959. The plot is a simple prisoner dialogue with Joseph Stalin himself. Sometimes the authorship of the song "Comrade Stalin, you are a great scientist" is mistakenly attributed to Vladimir Vysotsky, who remarkably sang this song.

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The second and last wife of Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky was Anna Grigorievna Snitkina. This amazing woman went down in history not only as one of the first representatives of the fair sex in the sphere of Russian entrepreneurship, but also as a brilliant wife. If you are confused by the term "brilliant wife", we recommend reading "Memoirs" and "Diary of 1867", written by Dostoevsky's wife.

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The famous poem "Under the caress of a plush blanket" Marina Tsvetaeva wrote after she began a relationship with Sophia Parno. Tsvetaeva herself spoke about her love for Sofia as follows: “To love only women (woman) or only men (man), knowingly excluding the usual opposite - what a horror! And only women (man) or only men (woman), knowingly excluding the unusual native what a boredom. "

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Before you is Anton Chekhov’s literary masterpiece. After reading it, you will understand that life is really beautiful, and if you wish, you can always find something to rejoice. The astonishing artist of the words Chekhov managed in his own manner to convey a deep meaning in a rather humorous story. Enjoy! Life is beautiful (Attempted suicide) Life is a nasty thing, but it's not very difficult to make it beautiful.

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The qualities of an educated person are not just thoughts of a genius writer. After all, Anton Pavlovich Chekhov is one of the most famous playwrights in the world. And being an extremely gifted person, he also knew how to subtly see the soul. As an unsurpassed artist of the word, he was a no less ingenious psychologist, noticing with certainty the accuracy of one or other properties inherent in every person.

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