"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
On the Dougherty posts, a comment from Melville
PIERRE, book 4, chapter 5: "SOMETHING EVER COMES OF ALL PERSISTENT INQUIRY; WE ARE NOT SO CONTINUALLY CURIOUS FOR NOTHING."