Nasmo Nasmo

In which is demonstrated,
By what Methods one may,
by the meer Light of Nature,
attain the knowledge of things
Natural and Supernatural
My barn having burned down 
I can now see the moon.
-Mizuta Masahide

My barn having burned down

I can now see the moon.

-Mizuta Masahide

"We are the blood-stained mirrors of this blood-stained world"
Faiz Ahmed Faiz, The Rebel’s Silhouette
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"We are the blood-stained mirrors of this blood-stained world"

Faiz Ahmed Faiz, The Rebel’s Silhouette

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"a painless death awaits him who can no longer bear the sorrows of this life.”
Robert W. Chambers, The King in Yellow
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"a painless death awaits him who can no longer bear the sorrows of this life.”

Robert W. Chambers, The King in Yellow

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“But no artist, I now realize, can be satisfied with art alone.”
Agatha Christie, And Then There Were None
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“But no artist, I now realize, can be satisfied with art alone.”

Agatha Christie, And Then There Were None

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"When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it."
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
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"When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it."

Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

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"love means renouncing strength"
Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being
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"love means renouncing strength"

Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being

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"Romance is the sweetening of the soul" 
Wole Soyinka, The Lion and the Jewel
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"Romance is the sweetening of the soul" 

Wole Soyinka, The Lion and the Jewel

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“This is what you must be like. Grow wherever life puts you down.”
Ben Okri, The Famished Road
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“This is what you must be like. Grow wherever life puts you down.”

Ben Okri, The Famished Road

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I didn’t fall in love
I walked to it in steady steps
With eyes wide open
I am standing in love
Not falling in love
I want you with every bit of consciousness in me.
- Ghada al-Samman

I didn’t fall in love

I walked to it in steady steps

With eyes wide open

I am standing in love

Not falling in love

I want you with every bit of consciousness in me.

- Ghada al-Samman

"The king ought to be an ocean of mercy."
Dara Shikoh, The Mingling of Two Oceans
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"The king ought to be an ocean of mercy."

Dara Shikoh, The Mingling of Two Oceans

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