Sunday, May 26, 2024

Thought for the Day

You change the world and yourself by changing
your thoughts. And first, you change yourself. And
then maybe you change the world. And then maybe
you help somebody else in their moment of great
despair – or their moment of great joy.
~ Jane Hirshfield

Quoted from "Ezra Klein Interviews Jane Hirshfield: What a Poetic Mind Can Teach Us About How to Live" (Online Transcript from The Ezra Klein Show at The New York Times), March 3, 2023

Jane Hirshfield, Poet, Essayist, Translator

Jane Hirshfield Profiles at Academy of American Poets and Poetry Foundation

Jane Hirshfield on FaceBook

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