The most beautiful thing in the world is, of course, the world itself.
Quote by Wallace Stevens
Wallace Stevens Quotes
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
Most people read poetry listening for echoes because the echoes are familiar to them. They...
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life,...
We say God and the imagination are one... How high that highest candle lights the...
All history is modern history
The only emperor is the emperor of ice cream.
Nothing could be more inappropriate to American literature than its English source since the Americans...
There is truth in the reply of a great lawyer when asked how the lawyers...
How full of trifles everything is! It is only one's thoughts that fill a room...
It can never be satisfied, the mind, never.
The poet is the priest of the invisible.
The point of vision and desire are the same.
The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
In the world of words, the imagination is one of the forces of nature.
Thought is an infection. In the case of certain thoughts, it becomes an epidemic.
The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a...
A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.
Money is a kind of poetry.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real...
My biggest problem in the big leagues is that I can't figure out how to...