"You who want ..."

Translated by Jane Hirshfield
You who want
knowledge,
seek the Oneness
within.

There you
will find
the clear mirror
already waiting.

Hadewijch II, “You who want ...,” translated by Jane Hirshfield, from Women in Praise of the Sacred (New York: HarperCollins, 1994). Reprinted with the permission of the translator.
Source: Women in Praise of the Sacred (HarperCollins Publishers Inc, 1994)