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Stephen Crane - A man said to the universe:

A man said to the universe:
"Sir I exist!"
"However," replied the universe,
"The fact has not created in me
A sense of obligation."

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Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 21. A man said to the universe:
Volume: War is Kind & Other Lines
Year: Published/Written in 1899
Poem of the Day: Jun 4 2003

Comment 36 of 36, added on March 12th, 2012 at 3:57 PM.

I definitely agree with this. When I relax and let life come and acecpt it for what it is, I find that so many more positive experiences occur and I make more progress.

Pepi from Norway
Comment 35 of 36, added on January 31st, 2011 at 11:08 PM.

i belive it is telling us that nature takes no notice of our struggles.

jaime3232 from United States
Comment 34 of 36, added on January 19th, 2011 at 1:13 AM.

To the guy who commented on the "atrocious speling of (nearly) all posters" you spelled the word spelling wrong. Just thought I should let you know.

Anna from United States

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