It may seem strange that of all men sailors should be tinkering at their last wills and testaments, but there are no people in the world more fond of that diversion. Herman Melville
Moby Dick, ch.49.
Alle anderen Dinge mu« ssen; der Mensch ist das Wesen, welches will. All other things must; man is the being who wills. Friedrich SchillerSearch Quotes Webster's New World Dictionary of Quotations Copyright © 2010 by Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd. All rights reserved. Published by Wiley, Hoboken, NJ. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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