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Living is no laughing matter: you must live with great seriousness like a squirrel for example - I mean without looking for something beyond and above living, I mean living must be your whole occupation. ---->>>

However and wherever we are, we must live as if we will never die. ---->>>

And don't forget, a prisoner's wife must always think good thoughts. ---->>>


Nazim Hikmet profile (nazim-hikmet.jpg)
Nationality: Turkish
Born: November 20, 1901
Die: 06-03, 1963
Occupation: Poet

Nâzım Hikmet Ran (15 January 1902 – 3 June 1963), commonly known as Nâzım Hikmet (Turkish pronunciation: [naːˈzɯm hicˈmet]) was a Turkish poet, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, director and memoirist. He was acclaimed for the "lyrical flow of his statements". Described as a "romantic communist" and "romantic revolutionary", he was repeatedly arrested for his political beliefs and spent much of his adult life in prison or in exile (wikipedia)