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Leo Tolstoy quotes and sayings

Novelist | Born: September 9, 1828 - Died: November 20, 1910
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : I must write each day without fail, not so much for the success of the work, as in order not to get out of my routine.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Deliberately she shrouded the light in her eyes, but it shone against her will in the faintly perceptible smile.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : When you love someone, you love the person as they are, and not as you'd like them to be.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : I have to create a circle of reading for myself: Epictetus, Marcus Aurelius, Lao-Tzu, Buddha, Pascal, The New Testament. This is also necessary for all people.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : If you look for perfection, you'll never be content.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : In order to know what he is, a man must first know what the sum of this mysterious humanity is, a humanity made up of people who, like himself, do not understand what they are.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : A battle is won by him who is firmly resolved to win it.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Without Greek studies there is no education.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Art lifts man from his personal life into the universal life.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Eating meat is a leftover of the greatest brutality killing; the transition to vegetarianism is the first and most natural consequence of enlightenment.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Boredom is desire seeking desire.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : Before we can study the central issues of life today, we must destroy the prejudices and fallacies born of previous centuries.
Leo Tolstoy motivational quote : We are all created to be miserable, and that we all know it, and all invent means of deceiving each other. And when one sees the truth, what is one to do?