Monday, November 19, 2012

Monday's Nature Quote

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You must not know too much, or be too precise or scientific about birds and trees and flowers...; a certain free margin, and even vagueness--perhaps ignorance, credulity--helps your enjoyment of these things.
~ Walt Whitman

4 comments:

  1. Well thank God for that, Walt, because if there's one thing I have a lot of anymore, it's vagueness.

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  2. You and me both, sister!

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  3. I could corner the market on ignorance but I don't know how to do it. In the meantime I talk to the birds and the trees and the red headed woodpecker that thumps the side of the house good and loud when I don't give him any peanuts.

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  4. That's poetry, Bob!

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