Sunday, January 13, 2013

Thought for the Day

All the rose trees
give their perfumes
all the loves
unfold love.
~ Antonio Machado*

* Quoted from Machado's "Childish Dream", Thomas McGreevy, Translator

Antonio Machado, 1875-1939, Spanish Poet

Antonio Machado: Selected Poems, Alan S. Trueblood, Translator (Harvard University Press, 1988)

Border of a Dream: Selected Poems of Antonio Machado, Willis Barnstone, Translator (Spanish and English; Copper Canyon Press, 2003)

There Is No Road: Proverbs by Antonio Machado, Dennis Maloney and Mary Berg, Translators (White Pine Press, 2003)

1 comment:

S. Etole said...

Can almost picture this one.