The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
Quote by Wallace Stevens
End Of Summer Quotes
The poet is the priest of the invisible.
I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections, Or the beauty of...
The point of vision and desire are the same.
As life grows more terrible, its literature grows more terrible.
Nothing could be more inappropriate to American literature than its English source since the Americans...
A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.
The fire burns as the novel taught it how.
If poetry should address itself to the same needs and aspirations, the same hopes and...
New York is a field of tireless and antagonistic interests undoubtedly fascinating but horribly unreal....
The reason can give nothing at all Like the response to desire.
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life,...
The imagination is man's power over nature.
A poem need not have a meaning and like most things in nature often does...
Everything is complicated; if that were not so, life and poetry and everything else would...
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
We say God and the imagination are one... How high that highest candle lights the...
It can never be satisfied, the mind, never.
The genuine artist is never rue to life. He sees what is real, but not...
The philosopher proves that the philosopher exists. The poet merely enjoys existence.
The most beautiful thing in the world is, of course, the world itself.