Friend, whatever you are, you must not stand still

by Angelus Silesius

English version by Gabriel Rosenstock
Original Language German

Friend, whatever you are, you must not stand still:
One must from one light into the other spill

-- from Haiku: The Gentle Art of Disappearing, by Gabriel Rosenstock

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Poetry for the Spirit: Poems of Universal Wisdom and Beauty The Enlightened Heart: An Anthology of Sacred Poetry German Mystical Writings: Hildegard of Bingen, Meister Eckhart, Jacob Boehme, and others Haiku: The Gentle Art of Disappearing Angelus Silesius: The Cherubinic Wanderer (Classics of Western Spirituality)
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