Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Another Quote

Courtesy of Carlos, and probably from his library which makes my good one look rather anemic..

[He was] "... subject to a kind of disease, which at that time they called lack of money."

(Rabelais, chapter 16 of Gargantua).

 Carlos examining interesting books from the family library in his own collection in Laramie; I am holding a first Spanish edition of Linnaeus's  Systema Naturae;  in the other, he holds a less important book...


Sridhar Chandrasekaran said...

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Anonymous said...

LACK of money isn't a disease, but the addiction to it(known also by the term "greed") IS.....L.B.