A child miseducated is a child lost.
Comments about poets58 Inches: I'm going to badly paraphrase a Randall Jarrell poem because that is what my life feels like it has added up to...and yet.
Anna Elizabeth: Randall Jarrell, “The Author to the Reader”
cam: Basil, Gregory of Nyssa, Gregory Nazianzen, Macrina, John Chrysostom, Maximus the Confessor, Julian of Norwich, Herbert McCabe, John Henry Newman, Dorothy Day, Pope Francis
David Christian: "Conscience has rights because it has duties."
-St. John Henry Newman
Antoine: “John Henry Newman,the famous Cardinal & one of the greatest teachers of the Church in modern times,has said that even worse than financial corruption in Church organizations & the moral corruption of clergy & leading laymen is corruption in matters of revealed doctrine”-Mueller
Domenic: Good is never accomplished except at the cost of those who do it, truth never breaks through except through the sacrifice of those who spread it.
St. John Henry Newman
Saint Tweet: To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often. -Bl. John Henry Cardinal Newman
212Pawn: Be as a tower firmly set Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
ZNet: Sending Trump to Hell
Dante Alighieri Has Words for Donald J. Trump From the Other Side of Death
Yorkshire Lady: Where the way is hardest, there go thou. Follow your own path and let people talk. Will cannot be quenched against will. My desire and will were moved already:like a wheel revolving uniformly: by the love that moves the sun and the other stars.
Kevin Holmes: On page 184 of 188 of The Divine Comedy, by Dante Alighieri
SWilliams: Long, but fun read consigning Donald Trump to Hell . Ariel Dorfman, gives his vision of Dante Alighieri's prophecy by consigning Donald Trump to Hell for forever. You will laugh out loud.
jels ; ⁷: me vs writing an essay about dante alighieri's divine comedy
jels ; ⁷: i think it retweets dante alighieri tweets actually
Uncle Crazy: In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.
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Births on this day in history
- 10/24/1950 - Gabriella Sica - Italian poet and author
- 10/24/1930 - Elaine Feinstein - English poet
- 10/24/1927 - Barbara Robinson - American author and poet (d. 2013)
- 10/24/1923 - Denise Levertov - British-born American poet (d. 1997)
- 10/24/1885 - Alice Perry - Irish engineer and poet (d. 1969)
- 10/24/1788 - Sarah Josepha Hale - American author and poet (d. 1879)
Deaths on this day in history
- 10/24/1969 - Behçet Kemal Çağlar - Turkish poet and politician (b. 1908)
- 10/24/1943 - Hector de Saint-Denys Garneau - Canadian poet and painter (b. 1912)
- 10/24/1875 - Raffaello Carboni - Italian-Australian author and poet (b. 1817)