Out beyond the ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing…..One of My Favourite Rumi quote.

  O! If only words could describe what I feel when I read this quote when I hear this quote when I think of this quote. Let me tell you how I came across this quote, it was sent to me by a dear friend out of the blue, and it just stuck in my head. … Continue reading Out beyond the ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing…..One of My Favourite Rumi quote.

What does this quote by Alexander Pope mean: How happy is the blameless vestal’s lot! The world forgetting, by the world forgot. Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind! Each pray’r accepted, and each wish resign’d?

Eloisa to Abelard” by Alexander Pope> Appreciating these lines calls for some background understanding. So here is some history you might wanna dig into— The poem is based on the clandestine love and subsequent marriage of Héloïse d'Argenteuil to Peter Abélard, her teacher. Abélard insisted that she keep their marriage a secret as it might … Continue reading What does this quote by Alexander Pope mean: How happy is the blameless vestal’s lot! The world forgetting, by the world forgot. Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind! Each pray’r accepted, and each wish resign’d?