Excerpt | Choruses From The Rock
Endless invention, endless experiment,
Brings knowledge of motion, but not of stillness;
Knowledge of speech, but not of silence;
Knowledge of words, and ignorance of the Word.
Where is the life we have lost in living?
Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge?
Eliot, T. S. (1952) The Complete Poems and Plays, 1909-1950