Quotation by Jorge Luis Borges

If the pages of this book contain some successful verse, the reader must excuse me the discourtesy of having usurped it first. Our nothingness differs little; it is a trivial and chance circumstance that you should be the reader of these exercises and I their author.
Jorge Luis Borges (1899–1986), Argentinian author. "To the Reader" ["A quien leyere"], preface to Fervor of Buenos Aires (1923).
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