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
Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Jim Treacher twitters: Remember: The guy who's trying to nationalize industry and start his own youth corps isn't the fascist. That was the previous occupant.
Somebody oughta write a book about this sort of thing..., oh, that's right..., Jonah Goldberg did.