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AuroraCityNews: People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind. -William Butler Yeats

Dynamic_Chicago: "There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met." - William Butler Yeats

wespenmilch2: There is another world, but it is in this one William Butler Yeats aurora borealis ---

LizanneFlynn: “I will arise and go now, for always night and day I hear lake water lapping...I hear it in the deep heart's core.” ― William Butler Yeats

violetwound: Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire. William Butler Yeats

CandyFrank8: Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire. - William Butler Yeats

i_wish_u_love: There is another world, but it is in this one William Butler Yeats aurora borealis

LizanneFlynn: “By logic and reason we die hourly; by imagination we live.” ― William Butler Yeats

morriol: When You Are Old | William Butler Yeats (Read by Collin Farrell)

rainmakerhq: “Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people” William Butler Yeats

LizanneFlynn: "Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame!" ~ William Butler Yeats

jprapke: A Crazed Girl by William Butler Yeats That crazed girl improvising her music. Her poetry, dancing upon the shore, Her soul in division from itself Climbing, falling She knew not where, Hiding amid the cargo of a steamship, Her knee-cap broken, that…

Poem2Poem: I whispered, 'I am too young,' / And then, 'I am old enough'; - William Butler Yeats

jlorts: THE SECOND COMING Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world... Surely some revelation is at hand; Surely the Second Coming is at hand. --William Butler Yeats

talepeddlerJo: “The Rose of the World” by William Butler Yeats

SamAleksArt: “Consume my heart away; sick with desire And fastened to a dying animal It knows not what it is; and gather me Into the artifice of eternity.” - William Butler Yeats, “Sailing to Byzantium”

PDSongBot: Down By The Salley Gardens Music: Herbert Hughes, 1909 Lyrics: William Butler Yeats, 1889

KepooGaul: "Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking." William Butler Yeats

CynthiaGiles: A perfect time to read (or re-read) William Butler Yeats' "The Wild Swans at Coole." Perhaps his most beautiful and most poignant poem . . . .

zegeuuu: When you are Old / William Butler Yeats

Outerbanks_GV: People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind. -William Butler Yeats

DoinaBadescu: TOUCHING HEARTS: THE TWO TREES - by William Butler Yeats

DeeFlowered: "Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy." - William Butler Yeats

amarisinparis: “Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.” William Butler Yeats

tanredlallaina: “I have spread my dreams beneath your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.” – William Butler Yeats ASHTAN GNF HOST

mmechomski: Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, & everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity. The Second Coming by William Butler Yeats

febvdayo: q: irist poet, william butler yeats called this part of the human body an angel's mistake.... youngmi: belly button mc: no. youngmi:

quotebotproject: Think as a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. -- By William Butler Yeats

PDSongBot: Down By The Salley Gardens Music: Herbert Hughes, 1909 Lyrics: William Butler Yeats, 1889

MaxColeArt: “…come take me out of this dull world, For I would ride with you upon the wind, Run on the top of the disheveled tide, And dance upon the mountains like a flame.” ― William Butler Yeats

ArturoFloresFu1: William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) / La isla del lago de Innisfree.

Blossom30432266: Wine comes in at the mouth And love comes in at the eye; That's all we shall know for truth Before we grow old and die. William Butler Yeats

blagbeag: Number 11: William Butler Yeats

burrytweetbot: My favorite verse of poetry. From the Second Coming by William Butler Yeats. Never irrelevant because it is always relevant to someone, somewhere. I was an English major for a time at UCLA. Left when I was accused of plagiarism, of which I was innocent.

khimasiapunit: A verse of poetry from the Second Coming by William Butler Yeats. Never irrelevant because it is always relevant to someone, somewhere.

LeggereAColori: Recensione di Una visione di William Butler Yeats

PoemTrees: She ran because the little trout could not be saved... She was horrified as it was a magic fish that was her pet, belonged to her and gave her miraculous powers... Even if William Butler Yeats would have found her, she'd have kept running..

Carolina_Lunach: Before the world was made. William Butler Yeats

PaulHartyanszky: William Butler Yeats once misspelled "professor" when applying for the chair at Trinity College Dublin. Later won the Nobel Prize in literature.

Hsquared_Studio: William Butler Yeats Quotes One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.

Poem2Poem: I whispered, 'I am too young,' / And then, 'I am old enough'; - William Butler Yeats

Engels4Biz: Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. - William Butler Yeats

shetty_pravin: “Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.” – William Butler Yeats OUR INSPIRATION RUBINA

herdadedosgrous: William Butler Yeats (June 1865 - January 1939) was an Irish poet, playwright, and one of the most outstanding figures of the 20th century ... and he knew how to appreciate good wine!

tribhuvun: O love is the crooked thing there is nobody wise enough to find out all that is in it For he would be thinking of love till the stars had run away and the shadows eaten the moon Ah, penny brown penny, brown penny One cannot begin it too soon ~ William Butler Yeats

aimirahayuAR: Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking. - William Butler Yeats

quotebotproject: There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met. -- By William Butler Yeats

KepooGaul: "Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking." William Butler Yeats

Cleveland_News_: Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. -William Butler Yeats

PDSongBot: Down By The Salley Gardens Music: Herbert Hughes, 1909 Lyrics: William Butler Yeats, 1889

Surooyani: "Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the center cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world..." William Butler Yeats

ShehuAGwandu: "..... The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity." William Butler Yeats (1865-1939).

quotebotproject: There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met. -- By William Butler Yeats

Selkies__: Reminder that this remains a William Butler Yeats hate account

thesadredearth: And maybe what they say is true Of war and war's alarms, But O that I were young again And held her in my arms. Politics by William Butler Yeats | Poetry Foundation

NickTasler: William Butler Yeats said “Education is not about filling buckets. it’s about lighting fires.” Same is true for Leadership. Leadership is not about populating to-do lists and project plans. It’s about lighting fires in the hearts and minds of the people around you.

jprapke: A Last Confession by William Butler Yeats What lively lad most pleasured me Of all that with me lay? I answer that I gave my soul And loved in misery, But had great pleasure with a lad That I loved bodily. Flinging from his arms I laughed To think…

Bellingham_GV: People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind. -William Butler Yeats

blisstweeting: I love the poem, so please don't see this as a disrespect to William Butler Yeats. It just stuck in my mind and I couldn't resist the urge.

enlacepymes: William Butler Yeats

mefmefhooray: These 'ea' spellings and their corresponding vowel sounds are just CRAZY. From Sean Bean to John Keats to William Butler Yeats.

BirgitBollinger: She bid me take life easy, as the grass grows on the weirs; But I was young and foolish, and now am full of tears. William Butler Yeats Ein Lesezeichen, inspiriert von Ian McEwan:

lollipopenator: 3/ (Yeats, "The Leaders of the Crowd")

TheRealSif: William Butler Yeats

RabbiChorizo: "...man is but a paltry thing. A tattered coat upon a stick, unless Soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing For every tatter in its mortal dress, Nor is there singing school but studying Monuments of its own magnificence...." -William Butler Yeats, "Sailing to Byzantium"

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coaimpaul: With so many people struggling with how to ensure our children can have a safe and rewarding education in these difficult times, I’ll leave the last word today to Irish writer, William Butler Yeats: Education should not be the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

ImmyKaur: In dreams begin responsibilities. William Butler Yeats

EdizBlues: Lawrence Ferlinghetti at the grave of William Butler Yeats

KepooGaul: "Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking." William Butler Yeats

MaxColeArt: “…come take me out of this dull world, For I would ride with you upon the wind, Run on the top of the disheveled tide, And dance upon the mountains like a flame.” ― William Butler Yeats

SirSedex: He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven by William Butler Yeats

Minot_News: Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. -William Butler Yeats

PDSongBot: Down By The Salley Gardens Music: Herbert Hughes, 1909 Lyrics: William Butler Yeats, 1889

MichaelChampla1: Slouching towards Bethlehem ... arriving soon. "The Second Coming" by William Butler Yeats

PaddyStrain: The Song of Wandering Aengus by William Butler Yeats

quotebotproject: There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met. -- By William Butler Yeats

hermeticlibrary: William Butler Yeats and Maud Gonne

rcarlos87: (...) "I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams." Cloths of Heaven de William Butler Yeats.

Orgetorix: Check out "William Butler Yeats on the Third Avenue E" by Lawrence Ferlinghetti on Amazon Music.

Poem2Poem: I whispered, 'I am too young,' / And then, 'I am old enough'; - William Butler Yeats

m__dutt: "Our daily life has fallen among prosaic things and ignoble things, but our dreams remember the enchanted valleys." William Butler Yeats (Painting: David Hockney, Garrowby Hill, 1998)

Aplm888Alana: Joy is the will which labors, which overcomes obstacles, which knows triumph. ~ William Butler Yeats

AppalachianNewz: Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. -William Butler Yeats

TweettheSouth: My kind of country song. Apologies to Cormac McCarthy and William Butler Yeats. No Country Music For Old Men - Bellamy Brothers Ft. John Anderson

KepooGaul: "Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking." William Butler Yeats

VictoryaCristi1: Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire. William Butler Yeats

RuizAsri: Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. - William Butler Yeats

Paulhar94619370: Watch ""The Second Coming" by William Butler Yeats" on YouTube

Zahrbaad: Did I manifest that unrequited love when I was 16 simply cause I wanted to relate to William Butler Yeats and his poetry? I think so, yes.

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idiotwitch: all i’m saying is maybe aleister crowley and william butler yeats should have tried being boyfriends before they decided to be mortal enemies...,?,..

CarterWCheng: I probably should go back and read William Butler Yeats.

LeachLiteracy: Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire – William Butler Yeats

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PardueSuzanne: The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper... - William Butler Yeats

burggerlele: think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. — William Butler Yeats.

Shreveport_La_: People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind. -William Butler Yeats

Sayyam_Tasib: "People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind." (William Butler Yeats)



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