The inventor of moveable type and the
last edited at january 17th 2005
truth is captive in a small number of little manuscripts which guard
the common treasures, instead of expanding them. Let us break the
seal which binds these holy things; let us give wings to truth that
it may fly with the Word, no longer prepared at vast expense, but
multitudes everlastingly by a machine which never wearies to every
soul which enters life.
— Johannes Gutenberg
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