The only emperor is the emperor of ice cream
Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking.
If poetry should address itself to the same needs and aspirations, the same hopes and fears, to which the Bible addresses itself, it might rival it in distribution.
If some really acute observer made as much of egotism as Freud has made of sex, people would forget a good deal about sex and find the explanation for everything in egotism.
The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon, a pageant in the evening.
Death is the mother of Beauty; hence from her, alone, shall come fulfillment to our dreams and our desires.
Thought is an infection. In the case of certain thoughts, it becomes an epidemic.
In poetry, you must love the words, the ideas and the images and rhythms with all your capacity to love anything at all
The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.
Civilization must be destroyed. The hairy saints of the North have earned this crumb by their complaints.