Odysseas Elytis

Odysseas Elytis

Greek poet, Nobel Prize for Literature, 1979
Fantastic truths perish slower... Sappho's moon will survive the moon of Armstrong. Different computations are necessary.More Odysseas Elytis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You'll come to learn a great deal if you study the Insignificant in depth.More Odysseas Elytis quotes [09/11/2011 05:09:35]
Know that, as in life, there is much that many have looked upon but few have seen because, as my father told me and his father told him, you will come to learn a great deal if you study the insignificant in depth.More Odysseas Elytis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If a seperate personal Paradise exists for each of us mine must irreparably be planted with trees of words which the wind silvers like poplars, by people who see their confiscated justice given back, and by birds that even in the midst of the truth of death insist on singing in Greek and saying, eros, eros, eros.More Odysseas Elytis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The purpose that you were created Man is exactly this: to prove, you too, with your life and with your work that everything can and should be done without any purpose. To be accomplished as the entire creation is accomplished.More Odysseas Elytis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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