Dorothy Parker

(22 August 1893 - 7 June 1967 / Long Branch / New Jersey)

Philosophy


If I should labor through daylight and dark,
Consecrate, valorous, serious, true,
Then on the world I may blazon my mark;
And what if I don't, and what if I do?

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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