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Being naked approaches being revolutionary; going barefoot is mere populism.
Blessings on thee, little man,
Barefoot boy, with cheek of tan!
Ah! that thou couldst know thy joy,
Ere it passes, barefoot boy!
For, eschewing books and tasks,
Nature answers all he asks;
Daughters of Time, the hypocritic Days,
Muffled and dumb like barefoot dervishes,
go barefoot
and be warm
all the time
not only when you go to bed
and sleep
A young person is a person with nothing to learn
One who already knows that ice does not chill and fire does not burn . . . ...
I know a lady in Venice would have walked barefoot to Palestine for a touch of his nether lip.
The true artist will let his wife starve, his children go barefoot, his mother drudge for his living at seventy, sooner than work ...
There were ghosts that returned to earth to hear his phrases,
As he sat there reading, aloud, the great blue tabulae.
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