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.
Day By Day
Monday, March 26, 2007
The Coming Crisis
Mark Steyn looks at the swelling troubles that afflict President Mussaraf's regime in Pakistan and notes:
If you had to draw one of those organizational charts of the world's problems, Pakistan would be at the center of them.