„Art thou poor, yet hast thou golden slumbers?
O sweet content!
Art thou rich, yet is thy mind perplex'd?
O punishment!“

—  Thomas Dekker, Poem Sweet Content http://www.bartleby.com/101/204.html
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Thomas Dekker
englischer Dramatiker 1572 - 1632

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