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Excerpt from Quests: Poems in ProseI will disclose to those who have not seen, the beauty of the world.I will not strive to enhance the beauty by fine phrases, nor hide it under a covering of words.I will stand aside that I may not be in the wayMoreExcerpt from Quests: Poems in ProseI will disclose to those who have not seen, the beauty of the world.I will not strive to enhance the beauty by fine phrases, nor hide it under a covering of words.I will stand aside that I may not be in the way of a tree and that my shadow may not fall upon a flower.I will be silent while the thrush sings and the young leaves rustle in the wind.I will hide my little light that men may not turn from the sunlight not withdraw their gaze from the night sky.I will be as one who stands humbly at the portal to give entrance to those who seek the beauty of the world.I open doors before you. You may pass through or turn away, as you will.There are doors which I will open that shall never close. You will see the open doors and before you are aware you will have passed through.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.