You are the music while the music lasts.
Quote by T S Eliot
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is...
April is the cruellest month.
Business today consists in persuading crowds.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one...
People to whom nothing has ever happened cannot understand the unimportance of events.
Knowledge is invariably a matter of degree: you cannot put your finger upon even the...
Humankind cannot bear very much reality.
Art never improves, but... the material of art is never quite the same.
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.
Every experience is a paradox in that it means to be absolute, and yet is...
A toothache, or a violent passion, is not necessarily diminished by our knowledge of its...
A play should give you something to think about. When I see a play and...
O Lord, deliver me from the man of excellent intention and impure heart: for the...
Playwriting gets into your blood and you can't stop it. At least not until the...
Friendship should be more than biting time can sever.
Half of the harm that is done in this world is due to people who...
So the lover must struggle for words.
It is only in the world of objects that we have time and space and...
Poetry may make us from time to time a little more aware of the deeper,...