Mark Van Doren Quote: “When it aims to express a…”

When it aims to express a love of the world it refuses to conceal the many reasons why the world is hard to love, though we must love it because we have no other, and to fail to love it is not to exist at all.

Mark Van Doren


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Name: Mark Van Doren
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: June 13, 1894
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