Poet Quotes

Poet

The lucky thing was that I was Italian when the other Italians saw me fight back, they came to my defence.

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This is said to us, even as this counterfeit president has legalized the Confederate Flag in Mississippi.

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The rudiment of verse may, possibly, be found in the spondee.

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Sadness is also a kind of defence.

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There are editing procedures for talks just as there are editing procedures in jazz improvisation.

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It's hard being a hostage in somebody else's mouth - or a character in somebody else's novel.

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I tended to emphasize the secular, the casual, the colloquial, the vernacular against the sacred.

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I learned enough Hebrew to stagger through a meaningless ceremony that I scarcely remember.

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I can manage a prose format as long as I keep closer to Laurence Sterne than to Henry James.

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I am quite unsatisfied by the distinctions between the oral and literate.

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Life is not having been told that the man has just waxed the floor.

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I don't think a lot of really good films get seen.

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Progress might have been alright once, but it has gone on too long.

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Very early in life I became fascinated with the wonders language can achieve. And I began playing with words.

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The poet is the priest of the invisible.

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You see, I went to the sixth grade and that was the highest I ever went.

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The pigs stuck out their little feet and snored.

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One's ignorance is one's chief asset.

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No verse is libre for the man who wants to do a good job.

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