Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.
Quote by W H Auden
W H Auden Quotes
Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud.
We are here on Earth to do good to others. What the others are here...
The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order...
All that we are not stares back at what we are.
Art is born of humiliation.
A poet is a professional maker of verbal objects.
Death is the sound of distant thunder at a picnic.
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them....
It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too...
All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.
Every autobiography is concerned with two characters, a Don Quixote, the Ego, and a Sancho...
In times of joy, all of us wished we possessed a tail we could wag.
When I am in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who...
Let us honor if we can the vertical man, though we value none but the...
The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to...
Music is the best means we have of digesting time.
In a world of prayer, we are all equal in the sense that each of...
A professor is someone who talks in someone else's sleep.
We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are...