My greatest trouble is getting the curtain up and down.
Quote by TS Eliot
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man...
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
There are men whose presence infuses trust and reverence
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find...
In the vain laughter of folly, wisdom hears half its applause.
Fear is the tax which conscience pays to guilt
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one...
In my end is my beginning.
The most important thing for poets to do is to write as little as possible.
For I have known them all already, know them all -- have known the evenings,...
To approach the stranger is to invite the unexpected, release a new force, let the...
Liberty is a different kind of pain from prison.
The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong...
After such knowledge, what forgiveness? Think now History has many cunning passages, contrived corridors And...
No soul is desolate as long as there is a human being for whom it...
Pride is the shirt of the soul, put on first and put off last
It is a common rule with primitive people not to waken a sleeper, because his...
Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody