There is, in lovers, a certain infatuation of egotism they will have a witness of their happiness, cost that witness what it may
People happy in love have an air of intensity
People love the beads. Everyone really loves to catch them
'A collected poems' is either a gravestone or a testimonial to survival
As soon as war is declared it will be impossible to hold the poets back. Rhyme is still the most effective drum
Example moves the world more than doctrine. The great exemplars are the poets of action, and it makes little difference whether they be forces for good or forces for evil
Math is a faith of believing something can be deduced from reality to idea and then back to reality.
Frost is the most sophisticated of poets
Mathematics is in irony. It simplifies things in a very complicated way.
Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we wonder that all men are not always poets. Poetry is nothing but healthy speech
I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash
I think it better that in times like these a poets mouth be silent, for in truth we have no gift to set a statesman right
Love is done when Love's begun,
But have Sages known?
Truth adjourn your Boon
I wanted to be successful, not famous
I'm not, by nature, a collaborator. My biggest influences were people like painters and poets. These are solitary workers
“I wonder how they found their soulmates
From among a crowd so big
In a world so wide”
Irish poets, learn your trade, sing whatever is well made, scorn the sort now growing up all out of shape from toe to top
If ever my hand will raise to your face, it would be just to wipe your tears.
Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers
With solitude comes freedom.
Truth often lies in those words we quickly say... Or in those we hold inside forever ...
"I'll spend my whole life pleasing people."
"The birth of a true poet is neither an insignificant event nor an easy delivery.
The American Poet Who Went Home Again (2009)
' Suspicion Inquiring minded questions that eradicate freely out of your mouth.'
In una dittatura devi stare attento a quello che dici.
In una democrazia puoi dire quello che vuoi...
l'importante è che non cerchi di dimostrarlo.
A threat against the environment is a menace to the human nature.
"Fiction is my natural skin, even you strip my skin you can never take it away from me."
And all we feared inside the night
shows true in morning's biased light.
Industry in Morning (poem)
If I'd ever grown prosperous like Sahjahan was, I'd not have waited for my beloved's death before I erected a Taj Mahal.
Lies as truth, in eyes truth is lie