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If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

The beauty of this quote from Robert Burton is the meaning of adding a candle (love ) to the sun (greater love).

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If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

To enlarge or illustrate this power and effect of love is to set a candle in the sun.

- Robert Burton (1577-1640)

Vergina Sun - Golden Larnax - A planksip Time Möbius

Vergina Sun - Golden Larnax - A planksip Time Möbius

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

Inspired by Robert Burton (1577-1640)'s quote, "To enlarge or illustrate this power and effect of love is to set a candle in the sun". The titled responsion is

The beauty of this quote from Robert Burton is the meaning of adding a candle (love ) to the sun (greater love). On one hand, the it may seam insignificant, however on second thought it's part of something bigger and since how love is universally accepted as a an ideal, the sun is our absolute, coupling the two eliminates all applied meaning of insignificance to the allusion. The, "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em" responsion is an instruction towards compliance and the "light" that everyone knows our only true life force.


Robert Burton

Published 2 years ago