We Do Language

 Photo: Manuscript of first page of J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 (1721)We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives.

Toni Morrison
Nobel Lecture, 1993

Photo: Page of a handwritten score from Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G (1721)  by J.S. Bach

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