cleaning up so well (jones_casey) wrote,
cleaning up so well
jones_casey

the scepter, learning, physicke must / all follow this and come to dust

every wearied body must, like undertakers, come to dust.

he felt that life was changeful, fluid, active, and that to allow it to be stereotyped into any form was death. he saw that people should not be too serious over material, common interests: that to be unpractical was to be a great thing: that one should not bother too much over affairs. the birds didn't, why should man? he is charming when he says, 'take no thought for the morrow; is not the soul more than meat? is not the body more than raiment?' a greek might have used the latter phrase. it is full of greek feeling.
Subscribe

  • between milk and water

    so i guess i should not be surprised to learn that a man who can and does have such a large influence on the direction of our lives' course spends…

  • speaking of unlikely coincidences and memory plays

    bythos has been transplanted somewhat -- i cloned him upon an external drive (along with the other data brethren that coexist with him in his…

  • just sayin'

    i think it's just one of those odd coincidences that my epiphany has fairly to do in a few ways with pearls (i even inserted the word into my…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments