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
Friday, August 08, 2008
There are important things going on in the world and in this country. John Edwards' self-destruction is not one of them. If you absolutely need to know about it, Instapundit has links to lots of information here.
And Mickey Kaus, who has been all over this story for months posts here.