Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Poetry Quotes

Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood- T.S. Eliot

Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance- Carl Sandburg

Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during the moment.- Carl Sandburg

The poet is a liar who always speaks the truth. - Jean Cocteau

Breathe-in experience, breathe-out poetry. - Muriel Rukeyser

To read a poem is to hear it with our eyes; to hear it is to see it with our ears. - Octavio Paz

Poets are soldiers that liberate words from the steadfast possession of definition.- Eli Khamarov

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