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Rising after we fall

“Our greatest glory is, not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”

— Oliver Goldsmith (1762) The citizen of the world: or, letters from a Chinese philosopher, residing in London, to his friends in the east, Dublin: printed for George and Alex. Ewing, 1762, letter 7, p. 30.  Digitally archived at https://quod.lib.umich.edu/e/ecco/004776950.0001.001/1:9?rgn=div1;view=fulltext, accessed 11 September 2021.

By Greg

Australian composer and pianist