The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order that I may love myself is very different from the image which I try to create in the minds of others in order that they…
Quote by W H Auden
Love Yourself Quotes
The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
Music is the best means we have of digesting time.
Men will pay large sums to whores for telling them they are not bores.
No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are...
Art is born of humiliation.
We are here on Earth to do good to others. What the others are here...
If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me
The countenances of children, like those of animals, are masks, not faces, for they have...
Even the dreadful martyrdom must run its course Anyhow in a corner, some untidy spot...
For who can bear to feel himself forgotten?
The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order...
Hemingway is terribly limited. His technique is good for short stories, for people who meet...
We must love one another or die.
Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to...
Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should first examine their consciences...
You know there are no secrets in America. It's quite different in England, where people...
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.
All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.
You owe it to us all to get on with what you're good at.