„The brave man is not he who feels no fear,
For that were stupid and irrational;
But he, whose noble soul its fear subdues,
And bravely dares the danger nature shrinks from.“

Act III, scene 1, line 151.
Count Basil (1798)

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Johanna Baillie
auteur dramatique et poétesse 1762 - 1851

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