One Hundred Years of Solitude

By Gabriel García Márquez, Gregory Rabassa, Seçkin Selvi

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The brilliant, bestselling, landmark novel that tells the story of the Buendia family, and chronicles the irreconcilable conflict between the desire for solitude and the need for love—in rich, imaginative prose that has come to define an entire genre known as "magical realism." The brilliant, bestselling, landmark novel that tells the story of the Buendia family, and chronicles the irreconcilable conflict...

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Quotes From "One Hundred Years of Solitude"

"It's enough for me to be sure that you and I exist at this moment."
"There is always something left to love."
"Then he made one last effort to search in his heart for the place where his affection had rotted away, and he could not find it."
"...time was not passing...it was turning in a circle..."
"They were so close to each other that they preferred death to separation."
"He really had been through death, but he had returned because he could not bear the solitude."
"Wherever they might be they always remember that the past was a lie, that memory has no return, that every spring gone by could never be recovered, and that the wildest and most tenacious love was an ephemeral truth in the end."
"and both of them remained floating in an empty universe where the only everyday & eternal reality was love..."

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