Historys Quotes (1 quote)
Each and every loss becomes an instance of ultimate tragedysomething that once was, but shall never be known to us. The hump of the giant deeras a nonfossilizable item of soft anatomyshould have fallen into the maw of erased history. But our ancestors provided a wondrous rescue, and we should rejoice mightily. Every new item can instruct us; every unexpected object possesses beauty for its own sake; every rescue from historys great shredding machine isand I dont know how else to say thisa holy act of salvation for a bit of totality.