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Boris Pasternak: Unarmed truth


“What for centuries raised man above the beast is not the cudgel but the irresistible power of unarmed truth.”

—Boris Pasternak, poet and novelist (10 Feb 1890-1960).

Boris (left) with his brother; painting by the...

Boris (left) with his brother; painting by their father, Leonid Pasternak. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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