Ritos de sacrificio y mito entre los griegos
"Whoever ascends the serpentine path of the Acropolis of Athens will feel bound again and again by the mystery of the classical age of Greece. But if one then tries to penetrate the detail, the happiness can be changed suddenly into bewilderment. How many obscure or difficult things to understand fall on the one who was born afterwards: the sacred wall of the Pelasgians and the monument of the Erechtheus, the armed virgin and the serpent, centaurs and monsters of three bodies ... Enigmas on enigmas. And yet, those two elements, the strange and primitive and the classical, possibly have a necessary relationship with each other. "