There are men whose presence infuses trust and reverence.
Liberty is a different kind of pain from prison.
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Poetry should help, not only to refine the language of the time, but to prevent it from changing too rapidly.
A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Our difficulties of the moment must always be dealt with somehow, but our permanent difficulties are difficulties of every moment.
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
When the evening is spread out against the sky / Like a patient etherised upon a table.
The awful daring of a moment's surrender which an age of prudence can never retract.
Half of the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They don't mean to do harm but the harm does not interest them.
We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started... and know the place for the first time.