War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman Quotes.

1. "It is very difficult to tell the truth, and young people are rarely capable of it."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

2. "He spoke with such self-confidence that his hearers could not be sure whether what he said was very witty or very stupid."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

3. "And at that moment Pierre felt that Hélène not only could, but must, be his wife, and that it could not be otherwise. He knew this at that moment as surely as if he had been standing at the altar with her. How and when this would be he did not know, he did not even know if it would be a good thing (he even felt, he knew not why, that it would be a bad thing), but he knew it would happen."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

6. "Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly. It"
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

7. "It’s absurd that having started writing rules at fifteen, I should still be writing them at thirty, without having trusted in, or followed a single one, but still for some reason believing in them and wanting them."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

8. "But what is war? What is needed for success in warfare? What are the habits of the military? The aim of war is murder; the methods of war are spying, treachery, and their encouragement, the ruin of a country’s inhabitants, robbing them or stealing to provision the army, and fraud and falsehood termed military craft. The habits of the military class are the absence of freedom, that is, discipline, idleness, ignorance, cruelty, debauchery, and drunkenness. And in spite of all this it is the highest class, respected by everyone. All the kings, except the Chinese, wear military uniforms, and he who kills most people receives the highest rewards."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

9. "The hero of my tale, Tolstoy wrote when he was just twenty-seven, whom I love with all the power of my soul, whom I have tried to portray in all its beauty, who has been, is, and always will be beautiful— is Truth."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

10. "Just as in a clock, the result of the complicated motion of innumerable wheels and pulleys is merely a slow and regular movement of the hands which show the time, so the result of all the complicated human activities of 160,000 Russians and French—all their passions, desires, remorse, humiliations, sufferings, outbursts of pride, fear, and enthusiasm—was only the loss of the battle of Austerlitz, the so-called battle of the three Emperors—that is to say, a slow movement of the hand on the dial of human history."
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace: With bonus material from Give War and Peace A Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman

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