One cannot walk through an assembly factory and not feel that one is in Hell.
Quote by W H Auden
W H Auden Quotes
Men make the mistake of thinking that because women can't see the sense in violence,...
Murder is unique in that it abolishes the party it injures, so that society has...
The belief that politics can be scientific must inevitably produce tyrannies. Politics cannot be a...
Every autobiography is concerned with two characters, a Don Quixote, the Ego, and a Sancho...
Now is the age of anxiety.
A false enchantment can all too easily last a lifetime.
Men will pay large sums to whores for telling them they are not bores.
I know nothing, except what everyone knows if there when Graces dances, I should dance.
Hemingway is terribly limited. His technique is good for short stories, for people who meet...
You owe it to us all to get on with what you're good at.
A poet can write about a man slaying a dragon, but not about a man...
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession
When I am in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who...
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out...
We must love one another or die.
I don't get acting jobs because of my looks.
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them....
Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.
Good can imagine Evil; but Evil cannot imagine Good.
Art is our chief means of breaking bread with the dead.