Quotation by William Blake

The atoms of Democritus
And Newton's particles of light
Are sands upon the Red Sea shore,
Where Israel's tents do shine so bright.
William Blake (1757–1827), British poet, painter, mystic. Mock On, Mock On, Voltaire, Rousseau (l. 9–12). . .

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