Who is Anton Pavlovich Chekhov?

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    Isolation in creative work is an onerous thing. Better to have negative criticism than nothing at all.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    Better a debauched canary than a pious wolf.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    To Moscow! To Moscow! To Moscow!
    —Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    Nothing lulls and inebriates like money; when you have a lot, the world seems a better place than it actually is.
    —Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    One must speak about serious things seriously.
    —Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)