Dante Alighieri Quotes
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If anyone should want to know my name, I am called Leah. And I spend all my time weaving garlands of flowers with my fair hands, t o please me when I stand before the mirror; my sister Rachel sits all the day long before her own, and never moves away. She loves to contemplate her lovely eyes; I love to use my hands to adorn myself: her joy is in reflection, mine in act.
For to lose time is most displeasing to him who knows most.
Necessity brings him [Dante] here, not pleasure.
No Science demonstrates its own subject, but presupposes it.