God bless the USA, so large, so friendly, and so rich.
Quote by W H Auden
W H Auden Quotes
When I am in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who...
A false enchantment can all too easily last a lifetime.
No hero is mortal till he dies.
Sob, heavy world Sob as you spin, Mantled in mist Remote from the happy.
Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.
In a world of prayer, we are all equal in the sense that each of...
What people don't realize is that intimacy has its conventions as well as ordinary social...
History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions; the study of answers belongs to anthropology...
If time were the wicked sheriff in a horse opera, I'd pay for riding lessons...
You must go to bed with friends or whores, where money makes up the difference...
Now is the age of anxiety.
Almost all of our relationships begin and most of them continue as forms of mutual...
We all have these places where shy humiliations gambol on sunny afternoons.
We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are...
Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.
If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me.
What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to...
Art is our chief means of breaking bread with the dead.
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.
Every autobiography is concerned with two characters, a Don Quixote, the Ego, and a Sancho...