Henry of Huntingdon Quote

It is my considered opinion that the sweetest relief from suffering and the best comfort in affliction that this world affords are to be found almost entirely in the study of literature, and so I believe that the splendor of historical writing is to be cherished with the greatest delight and given the pre-eminent and most glorious position.


Historia Anglorum (The History of the English People)

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It is my considered opinion that the sweetest relief from suffering and the best comfort in affliction that this world affords are to be found almost ...

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It is my considered opinion that the sweetest relief from suffering and the best comfort in affliction that this world affords are to be found almost ...

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It is my considered opinion that the sweetest relief from suffering and the best comfort in affliction that this world affords are to be found almost ...

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It is my considered opinion that the sweetest relief from suffering and the best comfort in affliction that this world affords are to be found almost ...