Voices of Youth
Oil on canvas,
Youth is in the center where new things are born,
wrote Walter Benjamin, in 1914. He soon added: onceagain
there is a new generation that wants to
the crossroads, but the crossroads arenowhere
[Metafísica della gioventu.
1910-1918. Turim:Einaudi, 1982]
, G. & S
, J.C. (1996).
História dos jovens
.São Paulo: Cia. das Letras. Vols. 1/2.
And all men kill the thing they loveBy all let this be heard Some do it with a bitter look,Some with a flattering word,The coward does it with a kiss,The brave man with a sword!
The Ballad of Reading Gaol