William Carlos Williams Quote

Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realise his wishes- Now that he can realise them, he must either change them or perish


The desert music, and other poems (ed. 1954)

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Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realise his wishes- Now that he can realise them, he must either change them or...

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Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realise his wishes- Now that he can realise them, he must either change them or...

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Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realise his wishes- Now that he can realise them, he must either change them or...

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Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realise his wishes- Now that he can realise them, he must either change them or...