Mark Van Doren Quote

Memory performs the impossible for man; holds together past and present, gives continuity and dignity to human life. This is the companion, this is the tutor, the poet, the library, with which you travel.


Liberal Education (1960)

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Memory performs the impossible for man; holds together past and present, gives continuity and dignity to human life. This is the companion, this is...

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Memory performs the impossible for man; holds together past and present, gives continuity and dignity to human life. This is the companion, this is...

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Memory performs the impossible for man; holds together past and present, gives continuity and dignity to human life. This is the companion, this is...

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Memory performs the impossible for man; holds together past and present, gives continuity and dignity to human life. This is the companion, this is...