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We Are Seven

This has been one of my favorite poems since I was quite young. WE ARE SEVEN   by William Wordsworth 1798--A SIMPLE Child, That lightly draws its breath And feels its life in every limb, What should it know of death? I met a little cottage Girl: She was eight years old, she said; Her hair… Continue reading We Are Seven

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Asking questions is my thing.

If you have been at all keeping up with my posts, you probably know that I am very inquisitive. Here are some interesting and witty quotes about questions, as they are so a part of me. The most erroneous stories are those we think we know best - and therefore never scrutinize or question. ~… Continue reading Asking questions is my thing.

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The very witty Oscar Wilde

A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything but the value of nothing. Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess. There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing. To lose one parent, Mr Worthing, may be… Continue reading The very witty Oscar Wilde