In beauty of face no maiden ever equaled her. It was the radiance of an opium-dream - an airy and spirit-lifting vision more wildly divine than the fantasies which hovered about the slumbering souls of the daughters of Delos.
Quote by Edgar Allan Poe
Greek Mythology Quotes
I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.
The ninety and nine are with dreams, content but the hope of the world made...
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall...
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
Filled with mingled cream and amber I will drain that glass again. Such hilarious visions...
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term Art, I should call it...
Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the...
As a poet and as a mathematician, he would reason well; as a mere mathematician,...
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of...
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary.
Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.
I have great faith in fools - my friends call it self-confidence
I have no faith in human perfectability. I think that human exertion will have no...
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who...
To vilify a great man is the readiest way in which a little man can...
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts,...
Passion and prejudice govern the world, only under the name of reason
The crown of literature is poetry.