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, December 05, 2008
Matthews' E. D. Problem
Alex, over at the Pennsylvania Water Cooler, explains what bothers him about Chris Matthews:
His leg tingles for Obama, but he can’t get it up for Sarah?