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Food for thought: Poets and heaven

The poet only asks to get his head into the heavens. It is the logician who seeks to get the heavens into his head. And it is his head that splits. --G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy

(Image: The Grey Havens from the Lord of the Rings via Wikipedia; copyrighted by New Line Cinema)

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SolShine7 said…
Good quote.

p.s. I found you via Mir's blog.
Mirtika said…
Oooh, best quote I"ve read this year.

Mir
Carmen Andres said…
mir, i think you would really like reading Chesterton. he writes with a great sense of wit that really reminds me of your's :)

and solshine, thanks for the visit!