Think not forever of yourselves, O Chiefs, nor of your own generation. Think of continuing generations of our families, think of our grandchildren and of those yet unborn, whose faces are coming from beneath the ground.
Quote by TS Eliot
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
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Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made...
I do not approve the extermination of the enemy; the policy of exterminating or, as...
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
The most important thing for poets to do is to write as little as possible.
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I take as metaphysical poetry that in which what is ordinarily apprehensible only by thought...
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
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Those who trust us educate us
Fear is the tax which conscience pays to guilt
Where is the Life we have lost in living?
I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find...
A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Sometimes there is a greater lack of communication in facile talking than in silence.
If it were admitted that the great object is to read and enjoy a language,...
If people would dare to speak to one another unreservedly, there would be a good...
My arms have mutinied against me brutes! My fingers fidget like ten idle brats, My...