Even the dreadful martyrdom must run its course Anyhow in a corner, some untidy spot Where the dogs go on with their doggy life
Quote by W H Auden
We all have these places where shy humiliations gambol on sunny afternoons.
When I find myself in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate...
The center that I cannot find is known to my unconscious mind.
Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of...
Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should first examine their consciences...
All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one...
The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.
All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.
A poet is a professional maker of verbal objects.
It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too...
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out...
Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our own...
We must love one another or die.
No human being is innocent, but there is a class of innocent human actions called...
Primates will continue to play social games without the least insight into what is killing...
Videogames are a little more work and they're a little more stilted.
The only legitimate use of a computer is to play games.