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, February 18, 2011
Anyone interested in following the ongoing events in Wisconsin as public employees unions revolt against the new governor's budget plans should visit Ann Althouse's site [here]. She is based in Madison and is updating and offering shrewd observations on the ruckus.