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T.S. Eliot



    Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

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    To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man's life.

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    What do we live for; if it is not to make life less difficult to each other?

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    I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.

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    When death, the great reconciler, has come, it is never our tenderness that we repent of, but our severity.

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    Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.

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    There's no vocabulary For love within a family, love that's lived in But not looked at, love within the light of which All else is seen, the love within which All other love finds speech. This love is silent.

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    The worlds revolve like ancient women / Gathering fuel in vacant lots.

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    In the room the women come and go / Talking of Michelangelo.

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    Those who trust us educate us.

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    I said to my soul be still, and wait without hope; for hope would be hope of the wrong thing; wait without love, for love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet fath. But the faith, and the love, and the hope are all in the waiting. Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought: so the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.

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