Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel Quote: “Nothing truly convincing – which would…”

Nothing truly convincing – which would possess thoroughness, vigor, and skill – has been written against the ancients as yet; especially not against their poetry.

Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

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Name: Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Profession: Poet
Nationality: German
Birthday: March 10, 1772
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