Witold Gombrowicz

A brilliant liar; he has total recall.

I am reading Sienkiewicz. What tormenting reading. What a powerful genius! And there never was such a first-rate writer of the second-rate class.

I didn't go to the lectures. My valet, who was more distinguished than I, went instead.

Man does not fear death, only the suffering.

The difference between western and eastern intellectuals is that the former have not been kicked in the ass enough.

Wherever I see some mystique, be it virtue or family, faith or fatherland, there I must commit some indecent act.


Memorable Quotations: Polish Writers

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