Poem of the day
Le Poison (The Poison)
by Charles Baudelaire
Le vin sait revêtir le plus sordide bouge
D'un luxe miraculeux,
Et fait surgir plus d'un portique fabuleux
Dans l'or de sa vapeur rouge,
Comme un soleil couchant dans un ciel nébuleux.
L'opium agrandit ce qui n'a pas de bornes,
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Learning is finding out what you already know, Doing is demonstrating that you know it, Teaching is reminding others that they know it as well as you do. We are all learners, doers, and teachers.
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PF: Kevin Durant
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& the joy will burn out the pain."
~ Joseph Campbell
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Births on this day in history
- 10/20/1970 - Aapo Ilves - Estonian poet and illustrator
- 10/20/1940 - Robert Pinsky - American poet and critic
- 10/20/1927 - Gunturu Seshendra Sarma - Indian poet and critic (d. 2007)
- 10/20/1924 - Robert Peters - American poet
- 10/20/1921 - Hans Warren - Dutch poet and author (d. 2001)
- 10/20/1854 - Arthur Rimbaud - French soldier and poet (d. 1891)
- 10/20/1740 - Isabelle de Charrière - Dutch author and poet (d. 1805)
- 10/20/1475 - Giovanni di Bernardo Rucellai - Italian poet and playwright (d. 1525)
Deaths on this day in history
- 10/20/2012 - Przemysław Gintrowski - Polish poet and composer (b. 1951)
- 10/20/2005 - Eva Švankmajerová - Czech painter and poet (b. 1940)
- 10/20/2004 - Anthony Hecht - American poet and educator (b. 1923)
- 10/20/1900 - Naim Frashëri - Albanian poet and translator (b. 1846)
- 10/20/1652 - Antonio Coello - Spanish poet and playwright (b. 1611)