pandemo (pandemo) wrote,


There is nothing that you see in me, that you respond to in me, that isn't in you, slumbering. If I am great, then I am a greatness that is sleeping in you. If I have something of the eternal, then it is the eternal that lives and hides in you. Therefore, when you look upon me and marvel, look upon yourself, and arise, and rise.

In Arcadia, Ben Okri

--spotted in a comment in Light Your Course.
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