A tradition without intelligence is not worth having.
Quote by TS Eliot
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Any poet, if he is to survive beyond his 25th year, must alter; he must...
After such knowledge, what forgiveness? Think now History has many cunning passages, contrived corridors And...
When we read of human beings behaving in certain ways, with the approval of the...
My own experience and development deepen everyday my conviction that our moral progress may be...
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
I do not approve the extermination of the enemy; the policy of exterminating or, as...
War is not a life: it is a situation, one which may neither be ignored...
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find...
A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Hell is oneself, Hell is alone, the other figures in it merely projections.
This love is silent.
Webster was much possessed by death / And saw the skull beneath the skin.
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man...
A good half of the effort of understanding what the Indian philosophers were after -...
There is no method but to be very intelligent.
Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.
State intelligence, like military intelligence and woman friend, is a contradiction in terms.