Choose language

Forgot your password?

Need a Spoofbox account? Create one for FREE!

No subscription or hidden extras


The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.

Moses Hadas

#consoles #distracts #excites #experience #gift

Quote by Moses Hadas

Read through all quotes from Moses Hadas

About Moses Hadas

Did you know about Moses Hadas?

The Story of Virgil's Aeneid: Introduction and Readings in Latin (and English) by Professor Moses Hadas (1955)
The Latin Language: Introduction and Reading in Latin (and English) by Professor Moses Hadas of Columbia University (1955)
Plato on the Death of Socrates: Introduction with Readings from the Apology and the Phaedo in Greek & in English trans. He was fluent in Yiddish German ancient Hebrew ancient Greek Latin French and Italian and well-versed in other languages. Foreword by Alvin C.

Bill students brought forth an appreciation of his domain for those without the specialized training of classicists. Raised in Atlanta in a Yiddish-speaking Orthodox Jewish household his early studies included rabbinical training; he graduated from Jewish Theological Seminary of America (1926) and took his doctorate in classics in 1930.

back to top