Friday, March 02, 2007

Benvenuto Cellini encourages middle-aged bloggers

It is a duty incumbent on upright and credible men of all ranks who have performed any thing noble or praiseworthy to record in their own words the events of their lives. But they should not undertake the honorable task until they are past the age of forty.

Hat tip to Jacques Barzun, since I lifted this from From Dawn to Decadence


At 3:01 PM , Blogger Firefly said...

Well, I pass. I am officially forty-one. I might have to wait a bit before having something noble or praieworthy to write about, though. :s

Hey! Have you been to this place before?


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