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  • Week 32 | Tennyson

    Week 32 | Tennyson

    "To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield." - Lord Alfred Tennyson From his extraordinary poem Ulysses. The complete excerpt reads: Tho' much is taken, much abides; and tho' We are not now that strength which in old days...

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  • Week 31 | Soren Kierkegaard

    Week 31 | Soren Kierkegaard

    "Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards." - Soren Kierkegaard. This simple observation from Kierkegaard’s journals sets the stage for his philosophy on the nature of experience, time, regret and the existential necessity of faith.Kierkegaard was...

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  • Week 30 | Wallace Stevens

    Week 30 | Wallace Stevens

    "We live in an old chaos of the sun" - Wallace Stevens. From his meditative and philosophical poem, Sunday Morning, which was first published in 1915. The poem opens with a domestic scene in which an unnamed woman somewhat guiltily enjoys her morning after skipping Sunday services....

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