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The Cherry Orchard

The Cherry Orchard


by Anton Chekhov

The Cherry Orchard Wealth Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Act.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a long monologue. We used Julius West's translation.

Quote #10

GAEV. I'm a bank official now, and a financier (4.55)

Gaev is going to try working for a living, and seems to derive some pleasure from anticipating how industrious he'll be. Lopakhin believes Gaev will give up.

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