Poetry should... should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.
Quote by John Keats
John Keats Quotes
Away with old Romance! Away with novels, plots and plays of foreign courts; Away with...
With a great poet the sense of Beauty overcomes every other consideration, or rather obliterates...
Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school...
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' - that is all ye know on earth, and all...
The poetry of the earth is never dead.
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth.
I would sooner fail than not be among the greatest.
Scenery is fine - but human nature is finer.
Even bees, the little almsmen of spring bowers, know there is richest juice in poison-flowers
There is not a fiercer hell than the failure in a great object.
Love is like the moon, when it does not increase, it decreases
My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk.
Though a quarrel in the streets is a thing to be hated, the energies displayed...
The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate.
Land and sea, weakness and decline are great separators, but death is the great divorcer...
I am certain of nothing but the Holiness of the Heart's affections and the Truth...
If I were starting life over again, I am inclined to think that I would...
Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll...
While your friend holds you affectionately by both your hands, you are safe, for you...