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Conviction

Poet: Friedrich Holderlin

Like the bright day that shines on humankind
And with a light of heavenly origin
All things obscure and various gathers in,
Is knowledge, deeply granted to the mind.

Hyperion’s Song of Destiny

Poet: Friedrich Holderlin

Holy spirits, you walk up there
     in the light, on soft earth.
          Shining god-like breezes
               touch upon you gently,

Bread and Wine, Part 7

Poet: Friedrich Holderlin

Oh friend, we arrived too late. The divine energies
     Are still alive, but isolated above us, in the archetypal world.
They keep on going there,