Poetry quotes

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you …You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Love

Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a …Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.

Women

There is no greater sorrow Than to recall a happy time When …There is no greater sorrow Than to recall a happy time When miserable.

Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we …Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness.

Humans

It's the fire in my eyes, And the flash of my teeth, The swing in my waist, And the joy in my feet. …It's the fire in my eyes, And the flash of my teeth, The swing in my waist, And the joy in my feet. I'm a woman Phenomenally.

Joy

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are eternity and you are the …Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are eternity and you are the mirror.

Beauty

Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in …Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.

Beauty

In the middle of winter, I found in me an invincible …In the middle of winter, I found in me an invincible summer

Hope Philosophy Short

Tears are words the heart can't …Tears are words the heart can't express

Life Love Short

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than …Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Art

Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee And I'll forgive Thy great big one on …Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee And I'll forgive Thy great big one on me.

God Religion Humor

The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater …The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater things.

Life Short






Love + Poetry quotes

Love Quotes
Love is heavy and light, bright and dark, hot and cold, sick and healthy, asleep and awake- its …Love is heavy and light, bright and dark, hot and cold, sick and healthy, asleep and awake- its everything except what it is!

Love Humor

Love, the poet said, is woman's whole …Love, the poet said, is woman's whole existence.

Love Women

Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of …Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.

Love Trust Soul

Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its …Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole.

Love Relationship

I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the …I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.

Love Soul

Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each …Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each other.

Love Short

Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing …Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.

Love

To live in this world you must be able to do three things- to love what is mortal; to hold it …To live in this world you must be able to do three things- to love what is mortal; to hold it against your bones knowing your own life depends on it; and, when the time comes to let it go, to let it go

Love

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of …The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books

Love Learning Book

The sunlight claps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea: what are all these kissings worth, if …The sunlight claps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea: what are all these kissings worth, if thou kiss not me?

Love Nature

i am a museum full of art but you had your eyes …i am a museum full of art but you had your eyes shut

Love Art

It isn't possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, …It isn't possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can never pull it out of you. I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.

Love Romance

Her heart was a secret garden and the walls were very …Her heart was a secret garden and the walls were very high.

Love Secret

Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to …Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering.

Love

A truth should exist, it should not be used like this. If I love you is that a fact or a …A truth should exist, it should not be used like this. If I love you is that a fact or a weapon?

Love Truth

the saddest thing is to be a minute to someone, when you've made them your …the saddest thing is to be a minute to someone, when you've made them your eternity.

Love Pain

Lovers alone wear …Lovers alone wear sunlight.

Love

I am no longer in love with her, that's certain, but maybe I love her. Love is so short, forgetting …I am no longer in love with her, that's certain, but maybe I love her. Love is so short, forgetting is so long.

Love Short

I don't care what you say to me. I care what you share with …I don't care what you say to me. I care what you share with me.

Love Short Life lessons

I crave your mouth, your voice, your hair. Silent and starving, I prowl through the streets. Bread …I crave your mouth, your voice, your hair. Silent and starving, I prowl through the streets. Bread does not nourish me, dawn disrupts me, all day I hunt for the liquid measure of your steps.

Love

We love the things we love for what they …We love the things we love for what they are.

Love Short

your hand touching mine. this is how galaxies …your hand touching mine. this is how galaxies collide.

Love Short Romance



Life + Poetry quotes

Life Quotes
Every day one should at least hear one little song, read one good poem, see one fine painting and …Every day one should at least hear one little song, read one good poem, see one fine painting and -- if at all possible -- speak a few sensible words.

Life Music Art

Life is a tapestry woven by the decisions we …Life is a tapestry woven by the decisions we make.

Life Short

Ring the bells that still can ring. Forget your perfect offering. There is a crack in everything, …Ring the bells that still can ring. Forget your perfect offering. There is a crack in everything, That's how the light gets in.

Life

My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends- It …My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends- It gives a lovely light!

Life

If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to …If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.

Life Music Art

Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the …Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.

Life Writing

Still, what I want in my life is to be willing to be dazzled- to cast aside the weight of facts and …Still, what I want in my life is to be willing to be dazzled- to cast aside the weight of facts and maybe even to float a little above this difficult world.

Life

To pay attention, this is our endless and proper …To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work.

Life Short Work

Life is but a day; A fragile dew-drop on its perilous way From a tree's …Life is but a day; A fragile dew-drop on its perilous way From a tree's summit.

Life

These woods are lovely, dark and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, …These woods are lovely, dark and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep.

Life

There is not a particle of life which does not bear poetry within …There is not a particle of life which does not bear poetry within it

Life Short

Tears, idle tears, I know not what they mean, Tears from the depths of some devine despair Rise in …Tears, idle tears, I know not what they mean, Tears from the depths of some devine despair Rise in the heart, and gather to the eyes, In looking on the happy autumn fields, And thinking of the days that are no more.

Life Memory Sadness

Live not for Battles Won. Live not for The-End-of-the-Song. Live in the …Live not for Battles Won. Live not for The-End-of-the-Song. Live in the along.

Life

Do I dare Disturb the universe? In a minute there is time For decisions and revisions which a …Do I dare Disturb the universe? In a minute there is time For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.

Life Time Universe

Poetry is a life-cherishing force. For poems are not words, after all, but fires for the cold, …Poetry is a life-cherishing force. For poems are not words, after all, but fires for the cold, ropes let down to the lost, something as necessary as bread in the pockets of the hungry.

Life



Beauty + Poetry quotes

Beauty Quotes
Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a …Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.

Beauty Short

The earth laughs in …The earth laughs in flowers.

Beauty Short Laughter

To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your …To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.

Beauty Imagination Inspirational

A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his …A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.

Beauty God Life Music

Peace is always …Peace is always beautiful.

Beauty Peace Short

Let everything happen to you, Beauty and terror, Just keep going, No feeling is …Let everything happen to you, Beauty and terror, Just keep going, No feeling is final

Beauty Feeling

To be creative means to be in love with life. You can be creative only if you love life enough that …To be creative means to be in love with life. You can be creative only if you love life enough that you want to enhance its beauty, you want to bring a little more music to it, a little more poetry to it, a little more dance to it.

Beauty Life Love Music

Beauty is truth, truth beauty,-that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to …Beauty is truth, truth beauty,-that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know

Beauty Truth

Lovers find secret places inside this violent world where they make transactions with …Lovers find secret places inside this violent world where they make transactions with beauty.

Beauty Love World Secret

If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet …If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for to the creator there is no poverty and no poor indifferent place.

Beauty Life

The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the …The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world.

Beauty Death Women

She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of …She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes...

Beauty Simile

I hunger for your sleek laugh and your hands the color of a furious harvest. I want to eat the …I hunger for your sleek laugh and your hands the color of a furious harvest. I want to eat the sunbeams flaring in your beauty.

Beauty Romantic

As if you were on fire from within. The moon lives in the lining of your …As if you were on fire from within. The moon lives in the lining of your skin.

Beauty Love Short



Short + Poetry quotes

Short Quotes
Resist much, obey …Resist much, obey little.

Short

Genuine poetry can communicate before it is …Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.

Short

To elevate the soul, poetry is …To elevate the soul, poetry is necessary.

Short Soul

Don't use the phone. People are never ready to answer it. Use …Don't use the phone. People are never ready to answer it. Use poetry.

Short

Follow your inner moonlight; don't hide the …Follow your inner moonlight; don't hide the madness.

Short

Set wide the window. Let me drink the …Set wide the window. Let me drink the day.

Short

Always be a poet, even in …Always be a poet, even in prose.

Short Advice Writing

Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every …Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door.

Short

We ran as if to meet the …We ran as if to meet the moon.

Short

Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of …Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.

Short Humor

Into the darkness they go, the wise and the …Into the darkness they go, the wise and the lovely.

Short Darkness

This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a …This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper.

Short World



All Poetry Quotes


They sicken of the calm who know the …They sicken of the calm who know the storm.

Women Action

But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want …But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.

Desire Freedom

If we surrendered to earth's intelligence we could rise up rooted, like …If we surrendered to earth's intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees.

Nature Short

Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage …Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Death Inspirational Philosophy

Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of …Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of everyone.

Heart Short

The Bible has noble poetry in it... and some good morals and a wealth of obscenity, and upwards of …The Bible has noble poetry in it... and some good morals and a wealth of obscenity, and upwards of a thousand lies.

The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all thy Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back …The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all thy Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all thy Tears wash out a Word of it.

God

You talk when you cease to be at peace with your …You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts.

Peace Philosophy Thought

do not look for healing at the feet of those who broke …do not look for healing at the feet of those who broke you

Inspirational Relationship

Listen- are you breathing just a little, and calling it a …Listen- are you breathing just a little, and calling it a life?

Inspirational Life

Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose …Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose pain.

Courage Pain Experience Choice

My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from …My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it.

Imagination Humans

Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, …Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift.

Darkness Understanding

Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild With a faery, hand in hand, For the world's …Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild With a faery, hand in hand, For the world's more full of weeping than you can understand.

Reality

The poetry of the earth is never …The poetry of the earth is never dead.

Nature Short

A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a …A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke

Loneliness Soul

Which way will the sunflower turn surrounded by millions of …Which way will the sunflower turn surrounded by millions of suns?

One should always be drunk. That's all that matters... But with what? With wine, with poetry, or …One should always be drunk. That's all that matters... But with what? With wine, with poetry, or with virtue, as you chose. But get drunk.

Watch out for intellect, because it knows so much it knows nothing and leaves you hanging upside …Watch out for intellect, because it knows so much it knows nothing and leaves you hanging upside down, mouthing knowledge as your heart falls out of your mouth.

Heart

Be still, sad heart! and cease repining; Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is …Be still, sad heart! and cease repining; Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is the common fate of all, into each life, some rain must fall

Heart Life Sadness

May what I do flow from me like a river, no forcing and no holding back, the way it is with …May what I do flow from me like a river, no forcing and no holding back, the way it is with children.

Children Honesty

Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious …Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?

Inspirational Life Short

Poetry is the shadow cast by our streetlight …Poetry is the shadow cast by our streetlight imaginations.

Imagination

When you part from your friend, you grieve not; For that which you love most in him may be clearer …When you part from your friend, you grieve not; For that which you love most in him may be clearer in his absence, as the mountain to the climber is clearer from the plain.

Friendship Simile

There are things known and there are things unknown and in between are the …There are things known and there are things unknown and in between are the doors.

Once in a golden hour I cast to earth a seed. Up there came a flower, The people said, a …Once in a golden hour I cast to earth a seed. Up there came a flower, The people said, a weed.

Perspective

I love the silent hour of night, For blissful dreams may then arise, Revealing to my charmed sight …I love the silent hour of night, For blissful dreams may then arise, Revealing to my charmed sight What may not bless my waking eyes.

Dreams

Always learn poems by heart. They have to become the marrow in your bones. Like fluoride in the …Always learn poems by heart. They have to become the marrow in your bones. Like fluoride in the water, they'll make your soul impervious to the world's soft decay.

Faeries, come take me out of this dull world, For I would ride with you upon the wind, Run on the …Faeries, come take me out of this dull world, For I would ride with you upon the wind, Run on the top of the disheveled tide, And dance upon the mountains like a flame.

I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the Heart's affections and the truth of the …I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the Heart's affections and the truth of the Imagination.

Heart Imagination Love Truth

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden …If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden forever.

Friendship Love

Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they …Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!

Music

I am awaiting perpetually and forever a renaissance of …I am awaiting perpetually and forever a renaissance of wonder

Freely we serve Because we freely love, as in our will To love or not; in this we stand or …Freely we serve Because we freely love, as in our will To love or not; in this we stand or fall.

Freedom Love

I have drunken deep of joy, And I will taste no other wine …I have drunken deep of joy, And I will taste no other wine tonight.

Joy

Though lovers be lost, love shall not; And death shall have no …Though lovers be lost, love shall not; And death shall have no dominion.

Death Love

There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is …There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in its roar: I love not man the less, but Nature more

Music Nature

life's not a paragraph And death i think is no …life's not a paragraph And death i think is no parenthesis

Death Life Short

How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to …How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to you?

Change Experience Action Understanding

...and then, I have nature and art and poetry, and if that is not enough, what is …...and then, I have nature and art and poetry, and if that is not enough, what is enough?

Nature Art

If you're reading this... Congratulations, you're alive. If that's not something to smile about, …If you're reading this... Congratulations, you're alive. If that's not something to smile about, then I don't know what is.

Inspirational Smile Reading

It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by …It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.

Heart Short

I must create a system, or be enslaved by another man's. I will not reason and compare: my business …I must create a system, or be enslaved by another man's. I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.

Music is the universal language of …Music is the universal language of mankind.

Music

The glory of Christianity is to conquer by …The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.

Forgiveness Philosophy Short

Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain …Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent

Music

Even death has a …Even death has a heart.

Death Heart Life Short

A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a …A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.

Emotions

That's love: Two lonely persons keep each other safe and touch each other and talk to each …That's love: Two lonely persons keep each other safe and touch each other and talk to each other.

Loneliness Love

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it …Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.

Humor Darkness Light

She loved mysteries so much, that she became …She loved mysteries so much, that she became one.

Poetry, she thought, wasn't written to be analyzed; it was meant to inspire without reason, to …Poetry, she thought, wasn't written to be analyzed; it was meant to inspire without reason, to touch without understanding.

Understanding

I will soothe you and heal you, I will bring you roses. I too have been covered with …I will soothe you and heal you, I will bring you roses. I too have been covered with thorns.

Compassion

I like this place and could willingly waste my time in …I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it.

Nature Time

Dreams, dreams. I walk them; I live them. I delude myself with them. It's a wonder I can spot …Dreams, dreams. I walk them; I live them. I delude myself with them. It's a wonder I can spot reality anymore.

Dreams Reality

Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and …Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry.

Philosophy Short Book Reading

I discover myself on the verge of a usual …I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.

Funny Short Mistake

To be great, be whole; Exclude nothing, exaggerate nothing that is not you. Be whole in everything. …To be great, be whole; Exclude nothing, exaggerate nothing that is not you. Be whole in everything. Put all you are into the smallest thing you do. So, in each lake, the moon shines with splendor Because it blooms up above.

Truth

For what is it to die but to stand naked in the wind and to melt into the sun? And when the earth …For what is it to die but to stand naked in the wind and to melt into the sun? And when the earth shall claim your limbs, then shall you truly dance.

Death

The rain to the wind said, 'You push and I'll pelt.' They so smote the garden bed That the flowers …The rain to the wind said, 'You push and I'll pelt.' They so smote the garden bed That the flowers actually knelt, And lay lodged--though not dead. I know how the flowers felt.

Solitude has soft, silky hands, but with strong fingers it grasps the heart and makes it ache with …Solitude has soft, silky hands, but with strong fingers it grasps the heart and makes it ache with sorrow.

Heart

My soul is full of longing for the secret of the sea, and the heart of the great ocean sends a …My soul is full of longing for the secret of the sea, and the heart of the great ocean sends a thrilling pulse through me.

You are never too old to become …You are never too old to become younger!

For last year's words belong to last year's language And next year's words await another …For last year's words belong to last year's language And next year's words await another voice.

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard, are …Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard, are sweeter

Music Philosophy

And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never …And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never been

listen: there's a hell of a good universe next door; let's …listen: there's a hell of a good universe next door; let's go

Positive Attitude Universe

I want to think again of dangerous and noble things. I want to be light and frolicsome. I want to …I want to think again of dangerous and noble things. I want to be light and frolicsome. I want to be improbable beautiful and afraid of nothing, as though I had wings.

Freedom

Excuse me while I kiss the …Excuse me while I kiss the sky.

You fit into me like a hook into an eye a fish hook an open …You fit into me like a hook into an eye a fish hook an open eye

Relationship

The heart can think of no devotion Greater than being shore to the ocean- Holding the curve of one …The heart can think of no devotion Greater than being shore to the ocean- Holding the curve of one position, Counting an endless repetition.

Heart Love

If you want me again, look for me under your boot …If you want me again, look for me under your boot soles.

Death

Melancholy were the sounds on a winter's …Melancholy were the sounds on a winter's night.

We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of …We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams.

Dreams Music Short

If I were the rain... that binds together the Earth and the sky, whom in all eternity will never …If I were the rain... that binds together the Earth and the sky, whom in all eternity will never mingle... Would I be able to bind two hearts together?

Heart Love

Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody …Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody I do not know.

Music Book

If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can warm me, I know that is poetry. If …If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can warm me, I know that is poetry. If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry. These are the only ways I know it. Is there any other way?

It is always fatal to have music or poetry …It is always fatal to have music or poetry interrupted.

Music Short

October, baptize me with leaves! Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup. October, …October, baptize me with leaves! Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup. October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins. O autumn! O teakettle! O grace!

One need not be a chamber to be …One need not be a chamber to be haunted.

Darkness Sadness

Looks like what drives me crazy Don't have no effect on you-- But I'm gonna keep on at it Till it …Looks like what drives me crazy Don't have no effect on you-- But I'm gonna keep on at it Till it drives you crazy, too.

I am probably in the sky, flying with the fish, or maybe in the ocean, swimming with the pigeons. …I am probably in the sky, flying with the fish, or maybe in the ocean, swimming with the pigeons. See, my world is different

Many great works of art, poetry, and music are inspired by astral memories. The desire to do noble, …Many great works of art, poetry, and music are inspired by astral memories. The desire to do noble, beautiful things here on Earth is also often a carryover of astral experiences between a person's earth lives

Music Art

Some days seem to fit together like a stained glass window. A hundred little pieces of different …Some days seem to fit together like a stained glass window. A hundred little pieces of different color and mood that, when combined, create a complete picture.

In waking, eating, working, dreaming, sleeping, serving, meditating, chanting, divinely loving, My …In waking, eating, working, dreaming, sleeping, serving, meditating, chanting, divinely loving, My soul constantly hums, unheard by any, God, God, God

God Soul

A word is dead When it is said, Some say. I say it just Begins to live That …A word is dead When it is said, Some say. I say it just Begins to live That day.

And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your …And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair

I turned silences and nights into words. What was unutterable, I wrote down. I made the whirling …I turned silences and nights into words. What was unutterable, I wrote down. I made the whirling world stand still.

There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets …There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in.

Hope Light

April is the cruelest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, …April is the cruelest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain.

I am terrified by this dark thing That sleeps in me; All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, …I am terrified by this dark thing That sleeps in me; All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.

Fear Darkness

i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my …i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart)

Heart Love Short

And one by one, the nights between our separated cities are joined to the night that unites …And one by one, the nights between our separated cities are joined to the night that unites us.

I wanted all things To seem to make some sense, So we could all be happy, yes, Instead of tense. …I wanted all things To seem to make some sense, So we could all be happy, yes, Instead of tense. And I made up lies So that they all fit nice, And I made this sad world A par-a-dise.

Happiness

It was at that age that poetry came in search of …It was at that age that poetry came in search of me.

Green was the silence, wet was the light, the month of June trembled like a …Green was the silence, wet was the light, the month of June trembled like a butterfly.

Light

in a world full of temporary things you are a perpetual …in a world full of temporary things you are a perpetual feeling.

Feeling

With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a …With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.

If I can see pain in your eyes then share with me your tears. If I can see joy in your eyes then …If I can see pain in your eyes then share with me your tears. If I can see joy in your eyes then share with me your smile.

Pain Smile

If personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous …If personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous about him

'Poetry is just so emo.' he said. 'Oh, the pain. The pain. It always rains. In my …"Poetry is just so emo." he said. "Oh, the pain. The pain. It always rains. In my soul."

Pain

I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable, I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the …I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable, I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world.

Nature

I lean to you, numb as a fossil. Tell me I'm …I lean to you, numb as a fossil. Tell me I'm here.

If you are a dreamer- come in, If you are a dreamer, a wisher, a liar, A hope, a pray-er, a …If you are a dreamer- come in, If you are a dreamer, a wisher, a liar, A hope, a pray-er, a magic-bean-buyer, If you're a pretender, come sit by my fire, For we have some flax-golden tales to spin, Come in! Come in!

Imagination

I went down to the river, I sat down on the bank. I tried to think but couldn't, So I jumped in and …I went down to the river, I sat down on the bank. I tried to think but couldn't, So I jumped in and sank.

Death

I am stuffing your mouth with your promises and watching you vomit them out upon my …I am stuffing your mouth with your promises and watching you vomit them out upon my face.