Now is the age of anxiety.
Quote by W H Auden
Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should first examine their consciences...
It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too...
My face looks like a wedding-cake left out in the rain.
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say
The center that I cannot find is known to my unconscious mind.
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession.
What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to...
If time were the wicked sheriff in a horse opera, I'd pay for riding lessons...
Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession
It takes little talent to see what lies under one's nose, a good deal to...
Sob, heavy world Sob as you spin, Mantled in mist Remote from the happy.
No hero is mortal till he dies.
No poet or novelist wishes he were the only one who ever lived, but most...
To save your world you asked this man to die; would this man, could he...
When the Sex War ended with the slaughter of the Grandmothers, / They found a...
We must love one another or die.
A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is immediate, it...
Politics has always been the art of the possible. Today it's too often the art...
No form of art goes beyond ordinary consciousness as film does, straight to our emotions,...
Jazz is the folk music of the machine age