Poetry Quotes


"It's easy to understand why the most beautiful poems about England in the spring were written by poets living in Italy at the time. "
Philip Dunne



"Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold."
Zelda Fitzgerald



"At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet."
Plato



"If poetry is like an orgasm, an academic can be likened to someone who studies the passion-stains on the bedsheets."
Irving Layton