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Miguel de Cervantes habla de una cita literaria donde quiere explicar que en cada libro puede haber una frase que nos haga pensar de un modo diferente. -

"The pen is the tongue of the soul; as are the thoughts engendered there, so will be the things written." —Miguel de Cervantes #amreading #amwriting

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (29 Sep 1547 – 22 Apr 1616) Spanish novelist, poet, playwright. His magnum opus, Don Quixote, considered the first modern European novel,is a classic of Western literature, regarded amongst best works of fiction ever written. His influence on Spanish language so great, often called la lengua de Cervantes. Dubbed El Príncipe de los Ingenios ("The Prince of Wits"). ~Wikipedia ~Repinned Via Roy Kenagy

Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes. Specifically this translation. You wouldn't think a 400-year-old novel would have you laughing out loud repeatedly; you'd be wrong.

"Maybe the greatest madness is to see life as it is,not how it could be." Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes.

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The 40 Most Powerful Literary Quotes

"Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind." ~ Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote (1605) | The 40 Most Powerful Literary Quotes | ShortList Magazine

Miguel de Cervantes (author of Don Quixote) died April 23, 1616. William Shakespeare died April 23, 1616. But Cervantes died 10 days before Shakespeare. True story.

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Stunning Vintage Illustrations of Don Quixote by Spanish Graphic Design Pioneer Roc Riera Rojas

In 1968, Spanish graphic design pioneer Roc Riera Rojas illustrated a special edition of Miguel de Cervantes’ cult 1605-1615 novel Don Quixote, which has since become a prized collector’s item.

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Beautiful Book Cover Collages of Famous Titles

Cervantes Don Quixote de la Mancha

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The 100 best books of all time

The 100 best books of all time - In 2002, the Norwegian Book Clubs gathered 100 authors from 54 countries and asked each one to list the 10 best works of fiction of all time. The authors responded and this list was created. The titles are arranged alphabetically by author name, so no one book stands above any other. The listmakers did, however, honor a single work – "Don Quixote" by Miguel de Cervantes – with the title of "best literary work ever written." The following is the group's…

100 Greatest Books Ever Written Part II Word Search with Key. 25 of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. Applicable to English, language arts, literature, poetry, fine arts, reading, history, philosophy and science. Includes Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe, Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson, Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Complete Poems of John Keats by John Keats, The Origin Of Species by Charles Darwin, Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes…