Rainer Maria Rilke Quote

If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for to the creator there is no poverty and no poor indifferent place.


Letter One (17 February 1903) as translated by M. D. Herter Norton (1993) - Letters to a Young Poet (1934)

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