Snobbery? But it's only a form of despair.
Quote by Joseph Brodsky
Joseph Brodsky Quotes
A language is a more ancient and inevitable thing than any state.
Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family.
Life, the way it really is, is a battle not between Bad and Good but...
What I like about cities is that everything is king size, the beauty and the...
Every individual ought to know at least one poet from cover to cover: if not...
For a writer only one form of patriotism exists: his attitude toward language.
Life is a game with many rules but no referee. One learns how to play...
Life - the way it really is - is a battle not between Bad and...
The real history of consciousness starts with one's first lie.
For boredom speaks the language of time, and it is to teach you the most...
It would be enough for me to have the system of a jury of twelve...
This is the generation whose first cry of life was the Hungarian uprising.
The poetic notion of infinity is far greater than that which is sponsored by any...
Man is what he reads.
Bad literature is a form of treason.
After all, it is hard to master both life and work equally well. So if...
It is well to read everything of something, and something of everything.
Poetry is rather an approach to things, to life, than it is typographical production.
I do not believe in political movements. I believe in personal movement, that movement of...
Who included me among the ranks of the human race?