Without Envy

translated by Peter Saint-Andre

He feels no envy — that's why you admire —
Yet has no eye for those he might inspire.
What's far away is where he sets his sights;
He sees you not — he sees but starry heights.

(Translation of "Ohne Neid", The Joyful Learning, Prelude, ยง40)

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