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The law of large numbers…



As we limber our fingers, we might tip the birthday tweed to William Butler Yeats, poet, essayist, politician, Nobel Laureate, and mystic, who was born on this date in 1865.

Out of the quarrel with others we make rhetoric; out of the quarrel with ourselves we make poetry.
William Butler Yeats, “Essay”


W.B. Yeats in 1908

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June 13, 2008 at 1:01 am

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