Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Future's Bright, the Horizon's Orange

London, November 16, 2008
Robin Hunt

In research the horizon recedes as we advance, and is no nearer at sixty than it was at twenty. As the power of endurance weakens with age, the urgency of the pursuit grows more intense... And research is always incomplete.

Isaac Casaubon, genius and scholar. He met Tom Coryat in Paris in 1608.

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