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In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Paul Dirac

Stylized acting and direction is to realistic acting and direction as poetry is to prose.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Elia Kazan

I do not see how a man can work on the frontiers of physics and write poetry at the same time. They are in opposition.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Paul Dirac

Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Robert Frost

Poetry surrounds us everywhere, but putting it on paper is, alas, not so easy as looking at it.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Vincent Van Gogh

Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Robert Frost

Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Victor Hugo

Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Plato

Some say they see poetry in my paintings; I see only science.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Georges Seurat

He who draws noble delights from sentiments of poetry is a true poet, though he has never written a line in all his life.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter George Sand

The productions of all arts are kinds of poetry and their craftsmen are all poets.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Plato

Poetry is as precise a thing as geometry.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Gustave Flaubert

We make out of the quarrel with others, rhetoric, but of the quarrel with ourselves, poetry.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter William Butler Yeats

Poetry is emotion put into measure. The emotion must come by nature, but the measure can be acquired by art.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Thomas Hardy

Superstition is the poetry of life.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Socrates

If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Emily Dickinson

I was a tiny bug. Now a mountain. I was left behind. Now honored at the head. You healed my wounded hunger and anger, and made me a poet who sings about joy.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Jalal-Uddin Rumi

Poetry should... should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter John Keats



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