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Poetry and eloquence are both alike expression or utterance of feeling. But if we may be excused the antithesis, we should say tha ...
Two kinds of symbol must surely be distinguished. The algebraic symbol comes naked into the world of mathematics and is clothed wi ...
Art, if one employs this term in the broad sense that includes poetry within its realm, is an art of creation laden with ideals, l ...
If music and sweet poetry agree,
As they must needs (the sister and the brother),
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the whole seems to fall into a shape
As if I saw alike my work and self
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The mystic purchases a moment of exhilaration with a lifetime of confusion; and the confusion is infectious and destructive. It is ...
Such writing is a sort of mental masturbation.... I don't mean that he is indecent but viciously soliciting his own ideas into a s ...
... the attempt to control poetry, to subordinate it to extrapoetic ends, constitutes misuse.... it may be poetry's stubborn quali ...
Poetry is important. No less than science, it seeks a hold upon reality, and the closeness of its approach is the test of its succ ...
Poetry must have something in it that is barbaric, vast and wild.
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