My gain or loss thereby;
Leave the fire ashes, what survives is gold:
And I shall weigh the same,
Give life its praise or blame:
Young, all lay in dispute; I shall know, being old.
Perhaps I shall, too. (Public poetry)
Was Shakespeare rich? He was well-to-do, akin to the minor gentry in Stratford-upon-Avon, but not wealthy. Nothing like his rival, Jozef Imrich
Books by Blogger Bards of 21st Century ...
We began questioning what we had done with our lives 22 years living in exile and came up short. However, there is a thing called imagination and name dropping on MEdia Dragon so big that sky is a limit: During the year 2002 (spelled backwards) only digital copy Cold River was being read, only it was being spoken about by fans of literature, who often complained about the stifling power of the story and the painful impression it left which caused people with strong nerves to risk illness and forced those with weak nerves to give up reading it altogether ;-)
A professor of history at an elite university, meanwhile, turned right after taking a course with the Marxist historian Arno Mayer. This admiring historian recalled Mayer announcing to his class, “I’m going to assign the book I most disagree with in the twentieth century, and I’m going to ask you not to critique it, but to recreate its arguments with intellectual empathy.” The book was Hayek’s Road to Serfdom.