Piet Hein (December 16, 1905–April 17, 1996 / Copenhagen)
''The human spirit sublimatesPiet Hein (b. 1905), Dutch inventor, poet. "Hint and Suggestion," Grooks (1966). Admonitory grook addressed to youth.
the impulses it thwarts:
a healthy sex life mitigates
the lust for other sports.''
''They're busy making bigger roads,Piet Hein (b. 1905), Dutch inventor, poet. Road Sense, in Grooks (1966).
and better roads and more,
so that people can discover
even faster than before
that everything is everywhere alike.''
''The road to wisdom?Well, it's plainPiet Hein (b. 1905), Dutch inventor, poet. "The Road to Wisdom," Grooks (1966).
and simple to express:
and err again
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