Maxim Gorky Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old maxim gorky quotes, maxim gorky sayings, and maxim gorky proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Only mothers can think of the future because they give birth to it in their children.     

Maxim Gorky

Keep reading books, but remember that a book's only a book, and you should learn to think for yourself.     

Maxim Gorky

Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children.     

Maxim Gorky

Only mothers can think of the future — because they give birth to it in their children.     

Maxim Gorky

Only mothers can think of the future – because they give birth to it in their children.      

Maxim Gorky

Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children.     

Maxim Gorky

You can't do without philosophy, since everything has its hidden meaning which we must know.     

Maxim Gorky

Only mothers can think of the future-because they give birth to it in their children.     

Maxim Gorky

Be good, be kind, be humane, and charitable; love your fellows; console the afflicted; pardon those who have done you wrong.     

Maxim Gorky

Keep reading books, but remember that a book is only a book, and you should learn to think for yourself.     

Maxim Gorky

Our salvation is in work, but let us also take delight in that work.     

Maxim Gorky

Anger is like ice, and also quick to melt.     

Maxim Gorky

There is no one on earth more disgusting and repulsive than he who gives alms. Even as there is no one so miserable as he who accepts them.     

Maxim Gorky

Many contemporary authors drink more than they write.     

Maxim Gorky

If it is true that only misfortune can awaken a man's soul, it is a bitter truth, one that is hard to hear and accept, and it is only natural that many people deny it and say it is better for a man to live on in a trance than to wake up to torture.     

Maxim Gorky

In the monotony of everyday existence grief comes as a holiday, and a fire is an entertainment. A scratch embellishes an empty face.     

Maxim Gorky

Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.     

Maxim Gorky

Only mothers can think of the future, because they give birth to it in their children.     

Maxim Gorky