Wednesday, November 28, 2012

7 Quotes on Poetry

7 Quotes on Poetry
makes nothing happen.
It survives
in the valley of its saying.
  Maxine Kumin

Poetry, like the moon, does not advertise anything. 
  William Blissett

You can't write poetry on the computer. 
  Quentin Tarantino

I gave up on new poetry myself thirty years ago, when most of it began to read like coded messages passing between lonely aliens on a hostile world. - Russell Barker

Poetry is thoughts that breathe, and words that burn.  ~Thomas Gray

Poetry is what gets lost in translation.  ~Robert Frost

Poetry is plucking at the heartstrings, and making music with them. 
  Dennis Gabor     

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