One of my heroes…
February 14, 2014 § Leave a comment
But there were not only known faces. Here, while I was in a state of deepest trance, two figures-citizens, vagrants, what do I know? – passed me as “Dante and Petrarch.” “All men are brothers.” So began a train of thought that I am no longer able to pursue. But its last link was certainly much less banal than its first and led on perhaps to images of animals.
– Walter Benjamin