Wallace Stevens

1879 - 1955

A Quote by Wallace Stevens on money, poetry, and poems

Money is a kind of poetry.

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens on icecream, wallace, and stevens

The only emperor is the emperor of ice-cream

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens

The imperfect is our paradise.
Note that, in this bitterness, delight,
Since the imperfect is so hot in us,
Lies in flawed words and stubborn sounds.

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens on cycles

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Death is the Mother of Beauty

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: On Sunday Morning

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens

The summer night is like a perfection of thought. 

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: www.quotegarden.com

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens

perhaps the truth depends on a walk around a lake

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: Notes Toward a Supreme Fiction

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens on confidence, dance, life, people, power, strength, and universe

Trees Trees, proud standing people stretching fingertips to the sky, reaching, praying glorious attention, breathing light. strength shelter timeless confidence bending and firm comforting rooted chorus line dancing with the moon, the wind, the clouds framing bursts of stars tender rugged celebration absorbing and releasing life each holy branch holding the power of the Universe. There.

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: Trees

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens on poetry

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All poetry is experimental poetry.

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: Proverb

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens on poetry

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One reads poetry with one's nerves.

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: Proverb

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A Quote by Wallace Stevens on intelligence and poetry

Poetry must resist the intelligence almost successfully.

Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

Source: Proverb

Contributed by: Zaady

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