Alessandro Baricco - Novecento

Novecento by Alessandro Barrico. It is actually a monologue, so a quick and beautiful read. This guy can bring you to the edge of tears and then make you laugh just in time.

José Saramago  "A human being is a being who is constantly 'under construction,' but also, in a parallel fashion, always in a state of constant destruction"

José de Sousa Saramago was a Portuguese writer and recipient of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Wislawa Szymborska  "Writing a Curriculum    What must you do?  You must submit an application  and enclose a CV.  Regardless of how long your life is,  the Curriculum Vitae should be short.  Be concise, select facts.  Change landscape into addresses and  vague memories into fixed dates.  Of all your loves, mention only the marital,  and of the children, only those who were born.  It is more important who knows you  than whom you know.  Travels - only if abroad.  Affiliations - to what not…

Wislawa Szymborska "Writing a Curriculum What must you do? You must submit an application and enclose a CV. Regardless of how long your life is, the Curriculum Vitae should be short. Be concise, select facts. Change landscape into addresses and vague memories into fixed dates. Of all your loves, mention only the marital, and of the children, only those who were born. It is more important who knows you than whom you know. Travels - only if abroad. Affiliations - to what not…

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