„Papier — selbst ein Fetzen wie dieser, überlebt…“

„But words are things, and a small drop of ink,Falling like dew, upon a thought, producesThat which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think;‚T is strange, the shortest letter which man usesInstead of speech, may form a lasting linkOf ages; to what straits old Time reducesFrail man, when paper—even a rag like this,Survives himself, his tomb, and all that ’s his.“ Lord Byrons Zitat aus seinem epischen Gedicht „Don Juan“... Read more