Posts Tagged ‘Ogden Nash’

„No honey is sweeter than that of knowledge“ (Nietzsche & Descartes)

„It is not the world as a thing in itself, but the world as idea (as error) that is so rich in meaning, deep, wonderful, pregnant with happiness and unhappiness“ (Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human; aphorism 29)

„It’s all one skin and bone,
One piss and shit,
One blood, one meat,
From one drop the universe.
Who’s Brahmin? Who’s Shudra?”

“All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good man to do nothing” (Edmund Burke)

“The only thing that really matters is what a man can do and what a man can’t do” (Jack Sparrow)

Reflections on a Wicked World
Ogden Nash
“Purity is Obscurity”


Ogden Nash

“Enter, breath.
Breath, slip out.
Blood be channeled.
And wind about.
O, blessed breath and blood which strive.
To keep this body of mine alive.
Oh, gallant breath,
And blood,
Which choose to wage
The battle they must loose.

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