Overall Rank: 60
"On a January evening of the early seventies, Christine Nilsson was singing in Faust at the Academy of Music in New York."
Overall Rank: 115
"This is the saddest story I have ever heard."
Overall Rank: 230
"A green and yellow parrot, which hung in a cage outside, kept repeating over and over: "Allez vous-en! Allez vous-en! Sapristi! That's all right!""
Overall Rank: 24
"Except for the Marabar caves--and they are twenty miles off--the city of Chrandrapore presents nothing extraordinary."
Overall Rank: 119
"If I am out of my mind, it's all right with me, thought Moses Herzog."
Overall Rank: 277
"Dans la plaine rase, sous la nuit sans étoiles, d’une obscurité et d’une épaisseur d’encre, un homme suivait seul la grande route de Marchiennes à Montsou, dix kilomètres de pavé coupant tout..."
Overall Rank: 354
Overall Rank: 94
"General Mills with his gaudy uniform and spirited charger was the center for all eyes especially as his steed was extremely restless."
Overall Rank: 256
"It was in those days when I wandered about hungry in Kristiania, that strange city which no one leaves before it has set his mark upon him. . .Det var i den tid jeg gikk omkring og sultet i..."
Overall Rank: 470
"He stood in front of the Tegel Prison gate and was free now."