To clarify: the title is excerpted from Act 1 of Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost. The full quote goes:
"Light, seeking light, doth light of light beguile;
So ere you find where light in darkness lies,
Your light grows dark by losing of your eyes."
It's a warning against spending too much of your life in scholarly pursuits.
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Sunday, February 19, 2006
Dead Sea Scrolls Online
Here's a fascinating site for anyone interested in the subject of the Dead Sea Scrolls. The Library of Congress reproduces many of the scrolls, along with translations and scholarly commentary [here].