"To Become World"

June 30, 2024

"To Become World"

Rilke

Quotes

Love is at first not anything that means merging, giving over, and uniting with another (for what would a union be of something unclarified and unfinished, still subordinate –?, it is a high inducement to the individual to ripen, the become something in himself, to become world, to become world for himself for another's sake.

From Letters to a Young Poet