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- Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Hebrew: שמואל יוסף עגנון‎) (July 17, 1888 – February 17, 1970) was a Nobel Prize laureate writer and was one of the central figures...
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- Wessely (1725-1805) Shimon Adaf (born 1972), Israeli poet and author Shmuel Yosef Agnon Ada Aharoni Lea Aini Nathan Alterman, also known as Natan Alterman...
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- particularly translation. Shamir states that he translated various works of Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Nobel Prize for Literature, 1966) from Hebrew into Russian (1981–2004)...
- publishing house. In 1932, he served for four months as secretary to Shmuel Agnon, being his lifelong friend. Brody played a significant role in the history...
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I was five years old when I wrote my first song. It was out of longing for my father that I wrote it

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 If we eat any food, or drink any beverage, we must... by Shmuel Y. Agnon at QuoteAbout.net
When I first began to combine letters other than Hebrew, I read every book in German that came my way, and from these I certainly received according to the nature of my soul

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 Through these offices it was my privilege to get... by Shmuel Y. Agnon at QuoteAbout.net
The fate of the singers who, like my songs, went up in flame was also the fate of the books which I later wrote. All of them went up in flame to Heaven in a fire which broke out one night at my home in Bad Homburg as I lay ill in a hospital

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The beginnings of my studies also came to me from my father, as well as from the Rabbinical Judge of our town. But they were preceded by three tutors under whom I studied, one after the other, from the time I was three and a half till I turned eight and a half

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Our sages of blessed memory have said that we must not enjoy any pleasure in this world without reciting a blessing

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I returned to Jerusalem, and it is by virtue of Jerusalem that I have written all that God has put into my heart and into my pen

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 After all my possessions had been burned, God gave... by Shmuel Y. Agnon at QuoteAbout.net
I have also written a book about the Giving of the Torah, and a book on the Days of Awe, and a book on the books of Israel that have been written since the day the Torah was given to Israel

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For myself, I am very small indeed in my own eyes by Shmuel Y. Agnon at QuoteAbout.net
But always I regarded myself as one who was born in Jerusalem

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