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.

You will never be alone with a poet in your pocket.

You will never be alone with a poet in your pocket.

John Adams
My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all.

My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all.

John Lennon
Poetry is the journal of a sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air.

Poetry is the journal of a sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air.

Carl Sandburg
Prose talks and poetry sings.

Prose talks and poetry sings.

Franz Grillparzer
You don't make a poem with ideas, but with words.

You don't make a poem with ideas, but with words.

Stephane Mallarme
A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin.

A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin.

Edmond de Goncourt
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.

A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.

Robert Frost
A poem should not mean but be.

A poem should not mean but be.

Archibald MacLeish
Every healthy man can do without food for two days — but without poetry, never!

Every healthy man can do without food for two days — but without poetry, never!

Charles Baudelaire
If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.

If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.

Thomas Hardy
My poetry has become the way of my giving out what music is within me.

My poetry has become the way of my giving out what music is within me.

Countee Cullen