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Poetry is a subset of a Cosmos, which in itself, is a poem.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
– Robert FrostRate it:
Poetry is all nouns and verbs.
– Marianne MooreRate it:
Poetry is an art, and chief of the fine arts; the easiest to dabble in, the hardest to reach true perfection.
– E.C. StedmanRate it:
Poetry is an orphan of silence. The words never quite equal the experience behind them.
– Charles SimicRate it:
Poetry is certainly something more than good sense, but it must be good sense at all events just as a palace is more than a house, but it must be a house, at least.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
Poetry is emotion put into measure. The emotion must come by nature, but the measure can be acquired by art.
– Thomas HardyRate it:
Poetry is indispensable --if I only knew what for.
– Jean CocteauRate it:
Poetry is like a bird, it ignores all frontiers.
– Yevgeny Aleksandrovich YevtushenkoRate it:
Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those we have personality and emotion know what it means to want to escape from these things.
– Emily DickinsonRate it:
Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion…
– T. S. EliotRate it:
Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.
– Allen GinsbergRate it:
Poetry is our heart, our spirit, our soul. Call it whatever; without it, everything else is nothing but hardware.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
Poetry is the achievement of the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits.
– Carl SandburgRate it:
Poetry is the beauty of life.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Poetry is the essence and evidence of life.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
– Joseph RouxRate it:
Poetry is the key to the hieroglyphics of nature.
– David HareRate it:
Poetry is the language in which man explores his own amazement.
– Christopher FryRate it:
Poetry is the lava of the imagination whose eruption prevents an earthquake.
– Lord ByronRate it:
Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds.
– Percy Bysshe ShelleyRate it:
Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.
– William WordsworthRate it:
Poetry is the utterance of deep and heartfelt truth. The true poet is very near the oracle.
– Edward Hubbell ChaplinRate it:
Poetry is to hold judgment on your soul.
– Henrik Ibsen, Norweigen PlaywrightRate it:
Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
– Robert FrostRate it:

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