Quotation by William Morris

Of rich men it telleth, and strange is the story
How they have, and they hanker, and grip far and wide;
And they live and they die, and the earth and its glory
Has been but a burden they scarce might abide.
William Morris (1834–1896), British artist, writer, printer. "The Message of the March Wind," The Pilgrims of Hope (1885).
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