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Quotation by William Butler Yeats
"You that have wandered far and wide
Can ravel out what's in my head.
Do men who least desire get most,
Or get the most who most desire?"
William Butler Yeats (1865–1939), Irish poet, playwright. "The Three Beggars."
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