He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy.
But he who kisses the joy as it flies
Lives in eternity’s sun rise.

— WILLIAM BLAKE, English mystic poet and artist (1757-1827)

He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy.
But he who kisses the joy as it flies
Lives in eternity’s sun rise.

— WILLIAM BLAKE, English mystic poet and artist (1757-1827)

He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy.
But he who kisses the joy as it flies
Lives in eternity’s sun rise.

— WILLIAM BLAKE, English mystic poet and artist (1757-1827)