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Quotes about Poetry 5

  • Only poetry inspires poetry. --Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • No one lives in this room
    without confronting the whiteness of the wall
    behind the poems, planks of books,
    photographs of dead heroines.
    Without contemplating last and late
    the true nature of poetry. The drive
    to connect. The dream of a common language. --Adrienne Rich
  • It is with roses and locomotives (not to mention acrobats Spring electricity Coney Island the 4th of July the eyes of mice and Niagara Falls) that my poems are competing. --e. e. cummings
  • If there's no money in poetry, neither is there poetry in money. --Robert Graves
  • He who draws noble delights from the sentiments of poetry is a true poet, though he has never written a line in all his life. --George Sand
  • All good poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquillity. --William Wordsworth
  • A story of particular facts is a mirror which obscures and distorts that which should be beautiful; poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which it distorts. --Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • More Quotes about Poetry: Page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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