T. s. eliot Quotes

"To do the useful thing, to say the courage...

"To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man's life.” T. S. Eliot
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We shall not cease from exploration ~ And the end o...

We shall not cease from exploration ~ And the end of all our exploring ~ Will be to arrive where we started ~ And know the place for the first time. T. S. Eliot
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"Some editors are fail...

"Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers." β€” T. S. Eliot
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β€œWhatever you think, be sure it is what you think; w...

β€œWhatever you think, be sure it is what you think; whatever you want, be sure that is what you want; whatever you feel, be sure that is what you feel.” -T. S. Eliot
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Let’s not be na...

Let’s not be narrow, nasty, and negative. T. S. Eliot
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"I have measured ou...

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons." – T. S. Eliot
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Let’s not be na...

Let’s not be narrow, nasty, and negative. T. S. Eliot
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It's strange that words are so inadequate. Ye...

It's strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for words. - T. S. Eliot
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"Half the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They d...

"Half the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They don’t mean to do harm, but the harm does not interest them. Or they do not see it, or they justify it because they are absorbed in the endless struggle to think well of themselves." β€” T. S. Eliot
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Only those who will risk goin...

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. ~ T. S. Eliot
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April is the cruelest month, breeding lilacs o...

April is the cruelest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain. - T. S. Eliot
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We shall not cease from exploration, and the end o...

We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time." - T. S. Eliot
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"People to whom nothing has ever...

"People to whom nothing has ever happened cannot understand the unimportance of events." ~ T. S. Eliot
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 24
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Only those who will risk goin...

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. - T. S. Eliot
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Every experience is a paradox in that it means to be ab...

Every experience is a paradox in that it means to be absolute, and yet is relative; in that it somehow always goes beyond itself and yet never escapes itself. ~ T. S. Eliot
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"Where is the wisdom we have lost i...

"Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?" T. S. Eliot
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"I don't believe one grows older. I think that ...

"I don't believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates." - T. S. Eliot
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"The general ethos of the people ...

"The general ethos of the people they have to govern determines the behavior of politicians." T. S. Eliot
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