„The cabman looked at the pieces of silver, which, appearing very minute in his big, grimy palm, symbolised the insignificant results which reward the ambitious courage and toil of a mankind whose day is short on this earth of evil.“

—  Джозеф Конрад, книга The Secret Agent

Источник: The Secret Agent (1907), Ch. 8

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