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The printing press was at first mistaken for an engine of immortality by everybody except Shakespeare.
If another Messiah was born he could hardly do so much good as the printing-press.
Both instruments are processors of information. Both appeared when nothing quite like them had existed before, and both began to m ...
Now William pulled the lever down,
And click-clack went the printing-press.
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How often we read that the enemy occupied a position which commanded the old, and so the fort was evacuated! Have not the school-h ...
Small things have a way of overmastering the great.... This small press can destroy a kingdom.
[I] delivered the Introduction of it to Baldwin, that I might say my book was at if not in the press on New Year's Day.
Down the blue night the unending columns press
In noiseless tumult, break and wave and flow,
I press not to the quire, nor dare I greet
The holy place with my unhallowed feet;
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The three great elements of modern civilization, gunpowder, printing, and the Protestant religion.
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