Quotation by William Blake

Does the Eagle know what is in the pit
Or wilt thou go ask the Mole?
Can wisdom be put in a silver rod,
Or love in a golden bowl?
William Blake (1757–1827), British poet, painter, mystic. The Book of Thel (Plate 1, l. 1-4). . .

The Complete Poems [William Blake]. Alicia Ostriker, ed. (1977) Penguin Books.
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