People in those old times had convictions; we moderns only have opinions. And it needs more than a mere opinion to erect a Gothic cathedral.

Heinrich Heine (1797-1856) German poet and critic
Französische Bühne [The French Stage], ch. 9 (1837)
Added on 20-May-09 | Last updated 20-May-09
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