Poetry Quotes

Quotes that provides you with strong feelings come under poetry quotes. In writing, poetry delivers you to smile, cry, chill, be calm, make you want to do this or that or nothing. Poetry is the natural overflow of strong emotions. Here's a smart small collection of quotes about poetry in Crave Books.

Translation is an interestingly different way to be involved both with poetry and with the language that I've found myself living in much of the time. I think the two feed each other.

Translation is an interestingly different way to be involved both with poetry and with the language that I've found myself living in much of the time. I think the two feed each other.

Marilyn Hacker
There may be more poetry than justice in poetic justice.

There may be more poetry than justice in poetic justice.

James Fenton
The most beautiful part of your bodyis where it’s headed. & remember,loneliness is still time spentwith the world

The most beautiful part of your bodyis where it’s headed. & remember,loneliness is still time spentwith the world

Ocean Vuong
a flower knows, when its butterfly will return, and if the moon walks out, the sky will understand;but now it hurts, to watch you leave so soon,when I don't know, if you will ever come back

a flower knows, when its butterfly will return, and if the moon walks out, the sky will understand;but now it hurts, to watch you leave so soon,when I don't know, if you will ever come back

Sanober Khan
The poetry that sustains me is when I feel that, for a minute, the clouds have parted and I've seen ecstasy or something.

The poetry that sustains me is when I feel that, for a minute, the clouds have parted and I've seen ecstasy or something.

Rita Dove
A poem might be defined as thinking about feelings - about human feelings and frailties.

A poem might be defined as thinking about feelings - about human feelings and frailties.

Gustave Flaubert
Water, water, everywhere,And all the boards did shrink;Water, water, everywhere,Nor any drop to drink

Water, water, everywhere,And all the boards did shrink;Water, water, everywhere,Nor any drop to drink

Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.

Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.

Alejandro Jodorowsky
You don't help people in your poems. I've been trying to help people all my life - that's my trouble.

You don't help people in your poems. I've been trying to help people all my life - that's my trouble.

Carol Ann Duffy
We are supposed to write poetry to keep the gods alive.

We are supposed to write poetry to keep the gods alive.

Seamus Heaney
Poetry, even when apparently most fantastic, is always a revolt against artifice, a revolt, in a sense, against actuality.

Poetry, even when apparently most fantastic, is always a revolt against artifice, a revolt, in a sense, against actuality.

Philip Levine