Matsuo Basho Quotes

Inspirational quotes by Matsuo Basho

Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the men of old; seek what they sought.
Seek not to follow in the footsteps of men of old; seek what they sought.

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The Transfiguration
 by Robert Herrick

Immortal clothing I put on
So soon as, Julia, I am gone
To mine eternal mansion.

Thou, thou art here, to human sight
Cloth'd all with incorrupted light;
But yet how more admir'dly bright

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