I want to be famous…

I want to be famous in the way a pulley is famous,
or a buttonhole, not because it did anything spectacular,
but because it never forgot what it could do.

     

Credit: godchild78 | morguefile.com

                                                                                           Naomi Shihab Nye

4 thoughts on “I want to be famous…

  1. Anna Marie Black

    Wise reminder! Yes, a pulley–it goes up and it goes down but it keeps going with just the right amount of force, of course.

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