Leo Tolstoy

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Rolling Good Times
Deal Me In: Did a crappy thing happen at the craps table?you were eager for. Gambling Wisdom of the Week: “His hands become nervous whe
Deal Me In: Did a crappy thing happen at the craps table?
Rolling Good Times / Posted yesterday
you were eager for. Gambling Wisdom of the Week: “His hands become nervous when he picks up their cards, exactly as if he were holding live birds instead of inanimate pieces of cardboard.” - Maxim Gorky (1868-1936), describing Leo Tolstoy at... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Capitalism and the Kremlin’s high-flierbut his inherent charisma climaxed in the immediate aftermath of his annexation
Capitalism and the Kremlin’s high-flier
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
but his inherent charisma climaxed in the immediate aftermath of his annexation of the Crimea. Alexey Eremenko notes that “Leo Tolstoy, Alexander Pushkin, Anton Chekhov, the masterworks of Russian wordsmiths adorn bookshelves around the world. And,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
The times of year you're most likely to get divorcedlikely to get divorced By Christopher Ingraham The Washington Post Every unhap
The times of year you're most likely to get divorced
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
likely to get divorced By Christopher Ingraham The Washington Post Every unhappy family may be unhappy in its own way, as Leo Tolstoy observed. But new research on divorce filings suggests at least one way that many unhappy families are alike. As... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCommunity Public Library, exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
Community Public Library, exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. David Anderson High School Class of 1955, breakfast,... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCommunity Public Library, exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
Community Public Library, exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. David Anderson High School Class of 1955, breakfast,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The times of year you're most likely to get divorcedEvery unhappy family may be unhappy in its own way, as Leo Tolstoy observed. Bu
The times of year you're most likely to get divorced
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Every unhappy family may be unhappy in its own way, as Leo Tolstoy observed. But new research on divorce filings suggests at least one way that many unhappy families are alike. As it turns out, there's a consistent seasonality to divorce filings,... Read more
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Boston Globe
The times of year you’re most likely to get divorcedEvery unhappy family may be unhappy in its own way, as Leo Tolstoy observed. Bu
The times of year you’re most likely to get divorced
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Every unhappy family may be unhappy in its own way, as Leo Tolstoy observed. But new research on divorce filings suggests at least one way that many unhappy families are alike. As it turns out, there’s a consistent seasonality to divorce filings,... Read more
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Salem News
on the calendar this weekCommunity Public Library, exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
on the calendar this week
Salem News / Posted 5 days ago
Community Public Library, exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. David Anderson High School Class of 1955, breakfast,... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCenter, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. David Anderson High School Class of 1955, breakfast,... Read more
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BBC News
How to be mediocre and be happy with yourselffact is that they just fall into the 99% of achievement which, you know, we all
How to be mediocre and be happy with yourself
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
fact is that they just fall into the 99% of achievement which, you know, we all do," he says. Image caption We can't all be Leo Tolstoy, Michael Jordan or Albert Einstein - and it shouldn't matter to us that we won't be The problem, Mr Manson... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCenter, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. David Anderson High School Class of 1955, breakfast,... Read more
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Nelson Star
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the futureatmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grou
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the future
Nelson Star / Posted 7 days ago
atmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grounds are also graced with a statue of Leo Tolstoy and two rebuilt wagons — a farm wagon and a mountain wagon with padded seats. Thanks to some RDCK funding, the... Read more
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Rossland News
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the futureatmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grou
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the future
Rossland News / Posted 7 days ago
atmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grounds are also graced with a statue of Leo Tolstoy and two rebuilt wagons — a farm wagon and a mountain wagon with padded seats. Thanks to some RDCK funding, the... Read more
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BC Local News
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the futureatmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grou
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the future
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
atmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grounds are also graced with a statue of Leo Tolstoy and two rebuilt wagons — a farm wagon and a mountain wagon with padded seats. Thanks to some RDCK funding, the... Read more
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Castlegar News
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the futureatmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grou
Doukhobor Discovery Centre reflects the past and looks to the future
Castlegar News / Posted 7 days ago
atmosphere. Lovely hand-made benches offer a place to sit and reflect. The grounds are also graced with a statue of Leo Tolstoy and two rebuilt wagons — a farm wagon and a mountain wagon with padded seats. Thanks to some RDCK funding, the... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCenter, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 8 days ago
Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. David Anderson High School Class of 1955, breakfast,... Read more
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International Business Times
Multi-million pound UK properties of 'Putin's banker' Sergei Pugachev to go on salehas three children with the broadcaster and writer Alexandra Tolstoy, who is a
Multi-million pound UK properties of 'Putin's banker' Sergei Pugachev to go on sale
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
has three children with the broadcaster and writer Alexandra Tolstoy, who is a distant relative of the great writer Leo Tolstoy. In 2002, he became a Russian senator, representing the southern Siberian region of Tuva spending 10 years at the... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCenter, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; exercise, 11:15 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m.; Classics Book Discussion, 6 p.m., "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Leetonia school board, 6 p.m., Room 20 of K-12 campus. TOPS 1598, 9:50 a.m., First United Methodist Church;... Read more
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Op-Ed News
We Create (Story PoemLeo Tolstoy - Wikiquote, The hero of my tale, whom I love with all the power of
We Create (Story Poem
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
Leo Tolstoy - Wikiquote, The hero of my tale, whom I love with all the power of my soul, whom I have tried to portray in all his beauty, who has been, is, and will be beautiful, is Truth. Leo Tolstoy - Wikiquote, To evoke in oneself a feeling one... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Pre-Soviet Philosophical Thought & Contemporary Russia - Part I of IIIfocused much of his attention on the thought and work of the great Russian lite
Pre-Soviet Philosophical Thought & Contemporary Russia - Part I of III
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
focused much of his attention on the thought and work of the great Russian literary writers, namely Fyodor Dostoevsky and Leo Tolstoy. However, the focus over the years would center on Tolstoy to the point of near obsession, representing a complex... Read more

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