poetry

History

Joseph Gordon-Levitt quote : When I arrived at …

When I arrived at Columbia, I gave up acting and became interested in all things French. French poetry, French history,…

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Walter Pater quote : Many attempts have been …

Many attempts have been made by writers on art and poetry to define beauty in the abstract, to express it…

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Anna Quindlen quote : There is little premium …

There is little premium in poetry in a world that thinks of Pound and Whitman as a weight and a…

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Fear

Edgar Allan Poe quote : All religion my friend …

All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry. Edgar Allan Poe

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Matthew Arnold quote : Poetry a criticism of …

Poetry; a criticism of life under the conditions fixed for such a criticism by the laws of poetic truth and…

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History

Howard Nemerov quote : I think there was …

I think there was a revolution in poetry, associated chiefly with Eliot and Pound but maybe it is of the…

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Dreams

Julio Cortázar quote : Only in dreams in …

Only in dreams, in poetry, in play do we sometimes arrive at what we were before we were this thing…

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Quotes Authors

Lewis Carroll

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (/ˈlʌtwɪdʒ ˈdɒdʒsən/; 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll,…

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Thomas Hood

Thomas Hood (23 May 1799 – 3 May 1845) was an English poet, author and humorist, best known for poems…

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Michelle Obama quote : You don’t have to …

You don’t have to be a renowned artist like Q-Tip to try your hand at poetry. You don’t need any…

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