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, May 11, 2009
Hurrah For the Pope!
I'm not a Catholic but this time I have to applaud Benedict XVI.
When a senior Palestinian Muslim cleric forced himself onto the program during a Papal visit to Jerusalem and launched a poisonous verbal attack on Israel, the Pope walked out.