Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
Quotes on: Poetry
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Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
~ Voltaire (November 21, 1694 - May 30, 1778)
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Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
~ Robert Frost (March 26, 1874 - January 29, 1963)
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Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.
~ Carl Sandburg (January 06, 1878 - July 22, 1967)
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Listen, real poetry doesn't say anything; it just ticks off the possibilities. Opens all doors. You can walk through anyone that suits you.
~ Jim Morrison (December 08, 1943 - July 03, 1971)
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I couldn't tell you. All I know is that it's been a while.
~ Kelly Robinson
The only thing of weight that can be said against modern honor is that it is directly opposite to religion. The one bids you bear injuries with patience, the other tells you if you don't resent them, you are not fit to live.
~ Bernard Mandeville
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