Tag Archives: T S Eliot

We Shall Not Cease From Exploration: T S Eliot

What we call the beginning is often the end And to make and end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from. And every phrase And sentence that is right (where every word is at home, … Continue reading

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Literature: Justin Richardson

For years a secret shame destroyed my peace— I’d not read Eliot, Auden or MacNeice. But then I had a thought that brought me hope— Neither had Chaucer, Shakespeare, Milton, Pope. Justin Richardson 1900-1975 Take Heart, Illiterates Provenance is problematic … Continue reading

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Wisdom Lost In Information: T S Eliot

Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information? T S Eliot ‘The Rock’ The illustration is by © Sergey150770 | View Portfolio  via Shutterstock

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People Change: T S Eliot

We die to each other daily. What we know of other people Is only our memory of the moments During which we knew them. And they have changed since then. To pretend that they and we are the same Is … Continue reading

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The Purpose of Travel

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as foreign land. Lord Chesterfield We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all … Continue reading

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