Bliss Carman Quote: “I often wish… that I could…”

I often wish… that I could rid the world of the tyranny of facts. What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.

Bliss Carman


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Name: Bliss Carman
Profession: Poet
Nationality: Canadian
Birthday: April 15, 1861
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