Thomas Carlyle about men (“On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History”, 1841) - All that Mankind has done, thought, gained or been: it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of Books. They are the chosen possession of men.
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All that Mankind has done, thought, gained or been: it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of Books. They are the chosen possession of men.
 Thomas CarlyleOn Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History (1841). copy citation

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