The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation – Walden Quote

“The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation. What is called resignation is confirmed desperation. From the desperate city you go into the desperate country, and have to console yourself with the bravery of minks and muskrats. A stereotyped but unconscious despair is concealed even under what are called … Read More

Leonard Cohen Live – A Thousand Kisses Deep

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This is absolutely amazing. Speechless – watch it for yourself. Leonard Cohen Live – A Thousand Kisses Deep The poem is about accepting things we can’t change, and accepting a path we didn’t exactly envision for ourselves. Believe there is a quiet courage in accepting the path that is laid … Read More

Lullaby by W. H. Auden

Lullaby by W. H. Auden Lay your sleeping head, my love, Human on my faithless arm; Time and fevers burn away Individual beauty from Thoughtful children, and the grave Proves the child ephemeral: But in my arms till break of day Let the living creature lie, Mortal, guilty, but to … Read More

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