Money is a kind of poetry.
Quote by Wallace Stevens
In poetry, you must love the words, the ideas and the images and rhythms with...
The philosopher proves that the philosopher exists. The poet merely enjoys existence.
The point of vision and desire are the same.
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life,...
Intolerance respecting other people's religion is toleration itself in comparison with intolerance respecting other people's...
After the final no there comes a yes and on that yes the future of...
Nothing could be more inappropriate to American literature than its English source since the Americans...
One's ignorance is one's chief asset.
The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
It can never be satisfied, the mind, never.
The most beautiful thing in the world is, of course, the world itself.
The genuine artist is never rue to life. He sees what is real, but not...
The poet is the priest of the invisible.
Death is the mother of Beauty; hence from her, alone, shall come fulfillment to our...
Most people read poetry listening for echoes because the echoes are familiar to them. They...
A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.
A poem need not have a meaning and like most things in nature often does...
The only emperor is the emperor of ice cream.
As life grows more terrible, its literature grows more terrible.
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!