„Ah, child and youth, if you knew the bliss which resides in the taste of knowledge, and the evil and ugliness that lies in ignorance, how well you are advised to not complain of the pain and labor of learning.“

Source: The Treasure of the City of Ladies

Last update Aug. 1, 2020. History
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