History is a great deal closer to poetry than is generally realised: in truth, I think, it is in essence the same.
Blogging is the new poetry
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
I think that one possible definition of our modern culture is that it is one in which nine-tenths of our intellectuals can't read any poetry
Proper names are poetry in the raw. Like all poetry they are untranslatable.
Language is fossil poetry.
The poetry of the earth is never dead.
Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits.
Breathe-in experience,breathe-out poetry.
Poetry is not a civilizer, rather the reverse, for great poetry appeals to the most primitive instincts.
Poetry, like the moon, does not advertise anything.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows.
Poetry is all that is worth remembering in life.
Poetry is life distilled.
Poetry is the revelation of a feeling that the poet believes to be interior and personal which the reader recognizes as his own.
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.
Poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which is distorted.
Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.
Poetry: the best words in the best order.
Poetry is the suggestion, by the imagination, of noble grounds for the noble emotions
Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
Great poetry is always written by somebody straining to go beyond what he can do.
Poetry is emotion put into measure. The emotion must come by nature, but the measure can be acquired by art.
Language is fossil poetry
The poetry is all in the anticipation, for there is none in reality