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 Louise Bogan - “The art of one period cannot be approached through the attitudes (emotional or intellectual) of another”
 Louise Bogan - “Stupidity always accompanies evil. Or evil, stupidity.”
 Louise Bogan - “Your work is carved out of agony as a statue is carved out of marble.”
 Louise Bogan - “But childhood prolonged, cannot remain a fairyland. It becomes a hell.”
 Michelle Bogan - “In January, there was a collision of one-time factors working for retailers.”
 Louise Bogan - “Women have no wilderness in them. They are provident instead content in the tight hot cell of their hearts. To eat dusty bread.”
 Michelle Bogan - “There's definitely uncertainty and unease among consumers. And whenever that happens, the reaction is to be more conservative.”
 Louise Bogan - “No more pronouncements on lousy verse. No more hidden competition. No more struggling not to be a square.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “The intellectual is a middle-class product if he is not born into the class he must soon insert himself into it, in order to exist. He is the fine nervous flower of the bourgeoisie.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “Women have no wilderness in themThey are provident insteadContent in the tight hot cell of their heartsTo eat dusty bread.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “Life and death occur, as they must, but they are all bound up with love and hatred, in the individual bosom, and it is a sin and a shame to try to organize or dictate them.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “In a time lacking in truth and certainty and filled with anguish and despair, no woman should be shamefaced in attempting to give back to the world, through her work, a portion of its lost heart.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “I hope that one or two immortal lyrics will come out of all this tumbling about.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “But childhood prolonged, cannot remain a fairyland. It becomes a hell.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “Because language is the carrier of ideas, it is easy to believe that it should be very little else than such a carrier.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “Your work is carved out of agony as a statue is carved out of marble.”
 Louise A. Bogan - “Innocence of heart and violence of feeling are necessary in any kind of superior achievement The arts cannot exist without them.”
 William L. Bogan - “Leisure may prove to be a curse rather than a blessing, unless education teaches a flippant world that leisure is not a synonym for entertainment.”
 Louise Bogan - “Women have no wilderness in them, They are provident instead, Content in the tight hot cell of their hearts To eat dusty bread.”
 Louise Bogan - “The cold remote islands And the blue estuaries Where what breathes, breathes The restless wind of the inlets, And what drinks, drinks The incoming tide.”
 Louise Bogan - “I cannot believe that the inscrutable universe turns on an axis of suffering surely the strange beauty of the world must somewhere rest on pure joy”
 Louise Bogan - “Up from the bronze, I saw Water without a flaw Rush to its rest in air Reach to its rest, and fall.”
 Louise Bogan - “O remember In your narrowing dark hours That more things move Than blood in the heart.”