Quotations About / On:
Respect Poetry so Poetry will respect you.
(Poetry, Arts, Respect, Honesty, Values)
Only poetry inspires poetry.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Books," Society and Solitude (1870).)
The passion for poetry is innate - but good poetry only comes from the honest, critical eyes of others.
(John Allen Richter)
It's easy to unfurl oneself in poetry than prose. I love poetry exactly for that.
Women do not have as great a need for poetry because their own essence is poetry.
(Friedrich Von Schlegel (1772-1829), German philosopher. Idea 127 in Selected Ideas (1799-1800), translated by Ernst Behler and Roman Struc, Dialogue on Poetry and Literary Aphorisms, Pennsylvania University Press (1968).)
If there's no money in poetry, neither is there poetry in money.
(Robert Graves (1895-1985), British poet, novelist. speech, Dec. 6, 1963, London School of Economics. "Mammon," Mammon and the Black Goddess (1965).)
A poet is for poetry, not for you and me
Is poetry the name of second madness?
Poetry is the mother of all science
(All science are sprouted from the seed of poetry.)
Poetry without emotion is like a dead body
(It is just like dead body wearing precious and beautiful ornament of literature and words but has no soul)