Tuesday, September 02, 2008

3D Genetic Algorithms - Abstract Nº 58

Here is a symbol in which
Many high tragic thoughts
Watch their own eyes.

This gray rock, standing tall
On the headland, where the seawind
Lets no tree grow,

Earthquake-proved, and signatured
By ages of storms: on its peak
A falcon has perched.

I think here is your emblem
To hang in the future sky;
Not the cross, not the hive,

But this; bright power, dark peace;
Fierce consciousness joined with final

Life with calm death; the falcon's
Realist eyes and act
Married to the massive

Mysticism of stone,
Which failure cannot cast down
Nor success make proud.

Robinson Jeffers, "Rock and hawk".


๑۩۞۩๑♥V♥๑۩۞۩๑ said...

looks like some alien mother ship ..

wow man ..you have a huge collection of Quotes.

Deb said...

There be sentient beings in there!

runnerfrog said...

Vikram, well, some quotes and some poems that I read.

And politicians, Deb. :-P

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