Quotation by George Gordon Noel Byron

Is there any thing beyond?—who knows? He that can't tell. Who tells there is? He who don't know. And when shall he know? Perhaps, when he don't expect it, and generally when he don't wish it. In this last respect, however, all are not alike; it depends a good deal upon education, something upon nerves and habits—but most upon digestion.
George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824), British poet. Byron's Letters and Journals, vol. 3, entry for February 18, 1814, ed. Leslie Marchand (1973-1981).
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