Best Quotes by Yevgeny Yevtushenko (Top 10)

  1. When truth is replaced by silence,the silence is a lie.
  2. A poet's autobiography is his poetry. Anything else is just a footnote.
  3. Give me a mystery - just a plain and simple one - a mystery which is diffidence and silence, a slim little bare-foot mystery: give me a mystery - just one!
  4. All values in this world are more or less questionable, but the most important thing in life is human kindness.
  5. In any man who dies there dies with him his first snow and kiss and fight... Not people die but worlds die in them.
  6. Translation is like a woman. If it is beautiful, it is not faithful. If it is faithful, it is most certainly not beautiful.
  7. Justice is like a train that is nearly always late.
  8. Envy is an insult to oneself.
  9. Be equal to your talent, not your age. At times let the gap between them be embarrassing.
  10. Time has a way of demonstrating that the most stubborn are the most intelligent.

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