There never was a war that was not inward.
Quote by Marianne Moore
Marianne Moore Quotes
Poetry is the art of creating imaginary gardens with real toads.
Psychology which explains everything explains nothing, and we are still in doubt
The passion for setting people right is in itself an inflictive disease.
The passion for setting people right is in itself an afflictive disease.
You're not free until you've been made captive by supreme belief
My father used to say superior people never make long visits.
The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence; not in silence, but restraint.
Beauty is everlasting And dust is for a time
It is human nature to stand in the middle of a thing.
Impatience is the mark of independence, not of bondage.
Superior people never make long visits.
I see no reason for calling my work poetry except that there is no other...
Poetry is all nouns and verbs.
It is quite cruel that a poet cannot wander through his regions of enchantment without...
As contagion of sickness makes sickness, contagion of trust can make trust.
If you will tell me why the fen appears impassable, I then will tell you...
Psychology which explains everything explains nothing, and we are still in doubt.
When one cannot appraise out of one's own experience, the temptation to blunder is minimized,...
A writer is unfair to himself when he is unable to be hard on himself.
If technique is of no interest to a writer, I doubt that the writer is...