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Fathers and Sons

Fathers and Sons

by Ivan Turgenev

Fathers and Sons: Quotes (What was Said) True or False

1. Who said, "Without principles taken as you say on trust one cannot move an inch or draw a single breath."?Yevgeny Vassilyich Bazarov
2. Who said, "Nature, too, is trivial, in the sense you give to it. Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man’s the workman in it."?Yevgeny Vassilyich Bazarov
3. Who said, "But you have picked on an excellent spot, and you’re giving yourselves up to a fine occupation. Lying on the ’earth’, gazing at the ’heavens’. Do you know there is an especial significance in that?"?Vassily Ivanych
4. Who said, "Perhaps their advantage lies in their having fewer traces of the serf-owning mentality than we have?"?Nikolai Petrovich Kirsanov
5. Who said, "A penny candle, you know, set Moscow on fire."?Yevgeny Vassilyich Bazarov

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