Quotes

Famous and personal favorites

Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.  ~Carl Sandburg

 

 

 God is the perfect poet.  ~Robert Browning

 

 

 

 

 


It's impossible to write poetry in front of the TV
Almost impossible not to write in the sun
In the woods, every breath is a poem The words form

 in the sunbeams, to those who look for them.
~Daisey Verlaef





If you've got a poem within you today, I can guarantee you a tomorrow. ~Unknown

Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.  ~Rita Dove

Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.  ~G.K. Chesterton 

I would believe only in a God that knows how to dance.  ~Friedrich Nietzsche

Dancing faces you towards Heaven, whichever direction you turn.  ~Sweetpea Tyler  

I kept wanting to change the quotes I have on my site, but couldn't bare to delete them all. So here they sit for all to see or something like that.




"Be rather wise than witty, for much wit hath commonly much froth, and it is hard to jest and not sometimes jeer too, which many times sinks deeper than was intended or expected, and what was designed for mirth ends in sadness."
-C. Trenchild


"My brother makes websites possible. Thanks Wil." --Matt