If your eyes are open

“Don’t scorn your life just because it’s not dramatic, or it’s impoverished, or it looks dull, or it’s workaday. Don’t scorn it. It is where poetry is taking place if you’ve got the sensitivity to see it, if your eyes are open.”

– Philip Levine

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  1. ari
    Posted May 23, 2015 at 1:46 pm | Permalink

    Yes, yes, yes. Beautiful. I need to remember this every day, especially on Mondays. Thank you.

  2. Posted May 25, 2015 at 7:42 pm | Permalink

    I adore this quote, Lindsey. Thank you.