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Quotation by Jorge Luis Borges
Like all writers, he measured the achievements of others by what they had accomplished, asking of them that they measure him by what he envisaged or planned.
Jorge Luis Borges (1899–1986), Argentinian author. "The Secret Miracle," Ficciones (1944, trans. 1962).
Of Jaromir Hladik.
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