Before the discovery of this wealth are now found himself an educated man of the XVIII century; a person born after the Renaissance, he was prepared to accept all the beauties of antiquity, but as a son of the century, which has already guessed the coming force of the exact sciences, he preferred the aesthetic contemplation study of the facts. Combine these two views could only person who knows and loves the art of antiquity and at the same time owns the methods of scientific research and scientific criticism. When in Pompeii heard the first blows spade, a person for whom this task would be a matter of life, lived near Dresden and served as librarian of the ducal. He was thirty years old, and he did not do anything significant yet. Twenty-one years later, none other than Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, received the news of his death, he wrote: 'In recent years, this is the second writer to whom I gladly gave a few years of my life. "
The Tools of Learning: A Storybook Dictionary
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