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Nazim Hikmet, Turkish poet

Istanbul 2007

Istanbul 2007











To think of roses and gardens inside is bad,
to think of seas and mountains is good.
Read and write without rest,
and I also advise weaving
and making mirrors.


(from ‘Some Advice’, 1949)

Nazim Hikmet


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