The Deposed Christ Embraces St. Bernard of Clairvaux, Francisco Ribalta, 1st quarter of 17th century
Anthologia Palatina 11.349 = Palladas of Alexandria (4th cent. CE)
Tell me- what gives you the right to measure
The universe and the earth’s boundaries,
You with your measly little body
Made out of a measly little bit of earth?
Reckon up yourself first and know yourself-