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Svetlána Alexándrovna Alexiévich

  • Is there anything more frightening than people?

  • Death is the fairest thing in the world. No one's ever gotten out of it. The earth takes everyone — the kind, the cruel, the sinners. Aside from that, there's no fairness on earth.

Svetlána Alexándrovna Alexiévich, Russian writer, Nobel Prize winner