Learn More

Stevie Smith

(20 September 1902 – 7 March 1971 / Kingston upon Hull)

Quotations

Happiness

Happiness is silent, or speaks equivocally for friends,
Grief is explicit and her song never ends,
Happiness is like England, and will not state a case,
Grief, like Guilt, rushes in and talks apace.

[Hata Bildir]