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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Ebb Tide
 by Sara Teasdale

When the long day goes by
And I do not see your face,
The old wild, restless sorrow
Steals from its hiding place.

My day is barren and broken,
Bereft of light and song,
A sea beach bleak and windy
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