[Milton-L] Poetry

Arlene Stiebel amstiebel at aol.com
Sun Sep 4 21:07:03 EDT 2016


The nation lost more than we could imagine on November 22, 1963.  RIP, JFK. 

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> On Sep 4, 2016, at 4:14 PM, Nancy Charlton <charltonwordorder1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Apropos of nothing, and not specifically Miltonic, I came upon this quotation from John F Kennedy, shared on Facebook by one future presidential  hopeful, Cory Booker. 
> 
> "When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses."
> 
> JFK
> 
> Nancy Charlton 
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