The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon, a pageant in the evening.
Quote by Wallace Stevens
Wallace Stevens Quotes
If some really acute observer made as much of egotism as Freud has made of...
New York is a field of tireless and antagonistic interests undoubtedly fascinating but horribly unreal....
In the world of words, the imagination is one of the forces of nature.
Our bloom is gone. We are the fruit thereof.
After the final no there comes a yes and on that yes the future of...
Perhaps it is of more value to infuriate philosophers than to go along with them.
The genuine artist is never rue to life. He sees what is real, but not...
A poem need not have a meaning and like most things in nature often does...
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life,...
The point of vision and desire are the same.
There is truth in the reply of a great lawyer when asked how the lawyers...
Thought is an infection. In the case of certain thoughts, it becomes an epidemic.
A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.
The reason can give nothing at all Like the response to desire.
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
The only emperor is the emperor of ice cream.
All history is modern history
In their (women) quest for rights they have naturally placed emphasis on their wrongs rather...
As I speak to you today, government censors somewhere are working furiously to erase my...
The White House used to belong to the American people. At least that's what I...