Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Thoreau, Poetry in Motion, Q Train, Manhattan Bridge

"Men Say They Know Many Things"

Men say they know many things;
But lo! They have taken wings,--
The arts and the sciences,
And a thousand appliances;
The wind that blows
Is all that anybody knows.

--Henry David Thoreau


Anonymous said...

You missed the word "that" in the last line.

Oxypoet said...

Thanks for the keen observation. It has been amended,