Friedrich Hölderlin Quote

Always waiting and what to do or to say in the meantime
I don't know, and who wants poets at all in lean years?


'Bread and Wine' (1800–01), translated by Michael Hamburger in Poems and Fragments (1994)

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Always waiting and what to do or to say in the meantime I don't know, and who wants poets at all in lean years?

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Always waiting and what to do or to say in the meantime I don't know, and who wants poets at all in lean years?

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Always waiting and what to do or to say in the meantime I don't know, and who wants poets at all in lean years?

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Always waiting and what to do or to say in the meantime I don't know, and who wants poets at all in lean years?