Rainer Maria Rilke

(4 December 1875 – 29 December 1926 / Prague / Czech Republic)

As Once the Winged Energy of Delight


As once the winged energy of delight
carried you over childhood's dark abysses,
now beyond your own life build the great
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  • * Sunprincess * (11/12/2013 10:53:00 AM)

    I interpret this as saying be like a child...you will find the wonder and delight
    are the attributes of god in you :) (Report) Reply

  • Anna Kelly (1/2/2007 3:39:00 AM)

    ...if we can find the god within us then maybe the intricate pattern becomes less intricate? (Report) Reply

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