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On Fri, 12 Dec 14 02:37:56 UTC cvelez (64) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
To loose my mental abilities eg. Alzheimer
Where would you like to live?
Where peace and freedom are the way of life.. I guess Shangri-La
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
To have freedom, peace and respect for everyone
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
To deny our basic rights
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Aquiles, Larry from lost horizons by Maughman, Ulises
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Jesus, Ghandi, Mandela, Nicola Tesla, Newton, Pythagoras, Niel Bohrs
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Madame Curie, Jaqueline Dupree, Mother Theresa, Maria Callas, Clara Shumann
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Fausta from Les Pardaillan
Your favorite painter?
Van Gogh, Da Vinci, Leon Bonnat, Rembrant, Monet, Michelangelo, Rafael
Your favorite musician?
Beethoven, Mozart, Grieg, Elgar, Barber, Verdi, Puccini, Chopin, Mahler, Vivaldi, Scriabin, Brahms.. and many others
The quality you most admire in a man?
Wisdom and artistic abilities
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Artistic abilities
Your favorite virtue?
To listen and learn from the wise ones
Your favorite occupation?
singing, reading, writing, researching
Who would you have liked to be?
someone with greater wisdom and insight of the important things of this universe
Your most marked characteristic?
What do you most value in your friends?
What is your principle defect?
easily depressive
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
never experience love, compassion.. joy
What would you like to be?
someone nearer to the absolute truth
What is your favorite color?
What is your favorite flower?
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Victor Hugo, Shakespeare, Tolkien, Saramago, Garcia Marquez, Homero, Proust, Poe, Balzac, Cervantes.. and many others
Who are your favorite poets?
Dante, Milton, Keats, Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, Omar Kayam
Who are your heroes in real life?
Ghandi, Mandela, Nicola Tesla
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Madame Curie, Jacqueline Dupree, Maria Callas, Mother Theresa
What are your favorite names?
Omar, Alejandra, Francoise
What is it you most dislike?
What historical figures do you most despise?
Hitler, Caligula, Stalin, Franco, Mussolini
What event in military history do you most admire?
The battle of the 300 at the Thermopiles (Sparta)
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
How would you like to die?
In peace and in full control of my passing to the unknown
What is your present state of mind?
wonder about what is yet to come
What is your motto?
as Proust , prefer not to say

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