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Quotation by François Rabelais
Have no fear that the wine [of my book] will fail, like happened at the wedding feast of Canna in Galilee. As much as I draw from the tap, I will replace in the bunghole. In this way the barrel will remain inexhaustible.
François Rabelais (1494–1553), French author, evangelist. Third Book, prologue, p. 351, Pleiade edition (1995).
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