William Carlos Williams

1883 - 1963

A Quote by William Carlos WIlliams on love

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What "love" is I don't know if it's not the response of our deepest natures to one another. 

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

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A Quote by William Carlos WIlliams

It is not what you say that matters but the manner in which you say it; there lies the secret of the ages.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

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A Quote by William Carlos WIlliams

so much depends
upon

a red wheel
barrow

glazed with rain
water

beside the white
chickens.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Source: The Red Wheel Barrow

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams on water

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Mothlike in mists, scintillant in the minute brilliance of cloudless days, with broad bellying sails they glide to the wind tossing green water from their sharp prows while over them the crew crawls.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Source: The Yachts, 1935, st.1, 2

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams on water

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so much depends upon a red wheel barrow glazed with rain water beside the white chickens

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Source: Spring and All, 1923, no. XXI

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams on darkness

Houses - the dark side silhouetted on flashes of moonlight!

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Source: Night

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams on clarity, eternity, force, and imagination

To refine, to clarify, to intensify that eternal moment in which we alone live there is but a single force the imagination.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams on love

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It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams on darkness

The Moon, the dried weeds and the Pleiades - Seven feet tall the dark, dried weedstalks make a part of the night a red lace on the milky blue sky.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Source: This Strong Light

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A Quote by William Carlos Williams

O Marvelous! what new configuration will come next? I am bewildered with multiplicity.

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Source: At Dawn, 1914

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