Monday, January 13, 2003

"Faith" Is A Fine Invention Comments

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"Faith" is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see—

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Emily Dickinson
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That's why she had become world famous. She wrote many many short poems, with her definite statement in it. Most imporrtant for Lit. students to study her poems which must be pondered about. Indeed! Great words!

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Harley White 11 May 2021

Yes...

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Dr Dillip K Swain 11 May 2021

Great.......................................!

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MAHTAB BANGALEE 25 January 2021

Faith is the fine arts of God's creations!

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Stitch879 20 October 2020

Well wrote, shows what you need right now (faith) in this pandemic

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Suryendu Chaudhury 06 October 2020

The antimonies of faith and skepticism.

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Milos Jovanka 28 March 2020

As an Atheist, I concur with this sentiment, thought unlike Miss Dickinson, I think faith is a poor invention.

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Shaun Cronick 28 March 2020

A superb poem with a social moral message by the great Emily Dickinson. A well chosen poem of the day and worthy of it too.

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Aniruddha Pathak 28 March 2020

A beautiful short poem you feel like reading again and again.

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The faith Emily refers can be the fidelty6 or sincerity. But on a microscopic analysysit may be found otherwie

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Sylvia Frances Chan 28 March 2020

Thought of as an eccentric by the locals, she became known for her penchant for white clothing and her reluctance to greet guests or, later in life, even leave her room. Most of her friendships were therefore carried out by correspondence. I cite here Dr. Tony's comment: Criticizing faith is not good. the more we are educated the more we depend on God. Fully agree. Thank you Dr. Tony.

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Dr Antony Theodore 28 March 2020

Criticizing faith is not good. the more we are educated the more we depend on God.

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Milos Jovanka 28 March 2020

Im sorry but this is a load of rubbish, God is Santa Clause for growing ups, the more education, is the realization we don't need a god for this world, only ourselves.

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Milos Jovanka 28 March 2020

There is no god Tony, never was never will be, man created him, now we know longer need a lie.

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Rajnish Manga 28 March 2020

Very timely and appropriate poem in the times of COVID 19. Thanks.

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Ric Bastasa 28 March 2020

'" Faith" is a fine invention' is about Dickinson's views on religion. She uses the word " see" to mean believing in God. The word " Microscopes" refers to science in general. She is stating that there should be a balance between religion and science in our lives.

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Sanjibsaha Aniketa 19 December 2019

Faith" is a fine invention When Gentlemen can see...a true believe.

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Danie 09 December 2019

And yet faith in science is now most demanded

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Adeeb Alfateh 11 July 2019

Faith Microscopes are prudent In an Emergency...............great intellectual writings great 10+++++++++++++++++

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Aniruddha Pathak 19 June 2019

Very wittily put in a four-liner. One sees what to others defies, the other, what is beyond eyes.

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Ratnakar Mandlik 18 June 2019

A profound yet intriguing four liner narrating the limitations faced by faith.

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Edward Kofi Louis 18 June 2019

When Gentlemen Can See! ! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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