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T.S. Eliot
T.S. Eliot

Born Thomas Stearns Eliot, T.S. Eliot was born in Missouri. After a brief time in Paris, he returned to Harvard to earn his doctorate in philosophy. In London, Eliot was greatly admired by Ezra Pound, who saw to it that Eliot's poems were published in numerous magazines. His first book of poems, "Prufrock and Other Observations," was an instant hit. Ash Wednesday and Four Quartets are cons…

Date of Birth: September 26, 1888
Date of Death: January 04, 1965


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"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go." T.S. Eliot
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"We must not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we began and to know the place for the first time." T.S. Eliot
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"Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter." T.S. Eliot
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"What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?" T.S. Eliot
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"Most of us who turn to any subject we love remember some morning or evening hour when we got on a high stool to reach down an untried volume, or sat with parted lips listening to a new talker, or for very lack of books began to listen to the voices within, as the first traceable beginning of our love." T.S. Eliot
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"Friendship should be more than biting time can sever." T.S. Eliot
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"There's no vocabulary For love within a family, love that's lived in But not looked at, love within the light of which All else is seen, the love within which All other love finds speech. This love is silent." T.S. Eliot
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"The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down." T.S. Eliot
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"And we must think no further of you." T.S. Eliot
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"Pray for us now and at the hour of our birth." T.S. Eliot
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Birth   

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"Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important." T.S. Eliot
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"We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started... and know the place for the first time." T.S. Eliot
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"The highest form of treason: to do the right thing for the wrong reason. Murder in the Cathedral" T.S. Eliot
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"Our high respect for a well read person is praise enough for literature." T.S. Eliot
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"At the first turning of the second stair / I turned and saw below / The same shape twisted on the banister." T.S. Eliot
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"The dove descending breaks the air / With flame of incandescent terror." T.S. Eliot
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"When a Cat adopts you there is nothing to be done about it except put up with it until the wind changes." T.S. Eliot
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"What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?" T.S. Eliot
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"Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it." T.S. Eliot
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"The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living." T.S. Eliot
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"Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers." T.S. Eliot
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