Music can be made anywhere, is invisible and does not smell.
Quote by W H Auden
W. H. Auden Quotes
The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order...
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.
Sob, heavy world Sob as you spin, Mantled in mist Remote from the happy.
We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are...
You owe it to us all to get on with what you're good at.
We are here on Earth to do good to others. What the others are here...
We all have these places where shy humiliations gambol on sunny afternoons.
All that we are not stares back at what we are.
Between friends differences in taste or opinion are irritating in direct proportion to their triviality.
Every autobiography is concerned with two characters, a Don Quixote, the Ego, and a Sancho...
Almost all of our relationships begin and most of them continue as forms of mutual...
It takes little talent to see what lies under one's nose, a good deal to...
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession.
Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should first examine their consciences...
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession
In times of joy, all of us wished we possessed a tail we could wag.
Men make the mistake of thinking that because women can't see the sense in violence,...
All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.
The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
Every American poet feels that the whole responsibility for contemporary poetry has fallen upon his...