【Top 12】Vladimir Nabokov Quotes

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1.    A work of art has no importance whatever to society. It is only important to the individual.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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2.    To play safe, I prefer to accept only one type of power: the power of art over trash, the triumph of magic over the brute.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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3.    Life is a great sunrise. I do not see why death should not be an even greater one.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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4.    Genius is an African who dreams up snow.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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5.    A novelist is, like all mortals, more fully at home on the surface of the present than in the ooze of the past.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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6.    Imagination, the supreme delight of the immortal and the immature, should be limited. In order to enjoy life, we should not enjoy it too much.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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7.    A writer should have the precision of a poet and the imagination of a scientist.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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8.    My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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9.    It is hard, I submit, to loathe bloodshed, including war, more than I do, but it is still harder to exceed my loathing of the very nature of totalitarian states in which massacre is only an administrative detail.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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10.    Poetry involves the mysteries of the irrational perceived through rational words.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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11.    Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something that neither their teacher nor they know.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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12.    I confess, I do not believe in time.    —   Vladimir Nabokov
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