Hi! This is both my userpage and a sandbox. I am new here.

Quotations I publish are all curious objects to me, and I do not necessarily agree with them.



  1. Daniel Pennac (Feb 4, 2015)
  2. Nikolay Przhevalsky
  3. George Trumbull Ladd
  4. Gu Hongming
  5. Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
  6. Ivan Goncharov
  7. Oblomov
  8. Russian languageRussian literature (Nov 25, 2015)
  9. Chinese languageChinese literature
  10. Richard Wilhelm
  11. Thomas Taylor Meadows
  12. YiddishYiddish literature (3 December 2015)
  13. Tibetan languageTibetan literature
  14. Eugène-Melchior de Vogüé
  15. Prosper Mérimée (4 December 2015)
  16. Louis Philippe I‎ (7 December 2015)


  1. Tommaso Campanella
  2. Nikolai Gogol
  3. Greek language
  4. Ivan Turgenev
  5. Linguistics
  6. Russian proverbs
  7. Moscow
  8. Lu Xun
  9. Sholem Asch
  10. Aleksandr Pushkin‎ (the whole section of quotes about Pushkin translated from the Russian)




  • Jubeir was indirectly critical of U.S.-led anti-terrorism campaigns, saying that “the efforts to go after terrorism and extremism so far have been, while noble and commendable, have not been, we believe, as effective as they could have been if there had been a global effort to do so."external link