Quotation by Thom Gunn

At worst, one is in motion; and at best,
Reaching no absolute, in which to rest,
One is always nearer by not keeping still.
Thom Gunn (b. 1929), Anglo-American poet. On the Move (l. 38–40). . .

Collected Poems [Thom Gunn]. (1994) Faber and Faber.
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