When a woman like that whom I’ve seen so much, All of a sudden drops out of touch; Is always busy and never can, Spare you a moment, it means a man.
All books are either dreams or swords, you can cut, or you can drug, with words.
The ear is the only true writer and the only true reader.
I have some friends, some honest friends, and honest friends are few; My pipe of briar, my open fire, A book that’s not too new.
Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star.
Humor is the most engaging cowardice.
As a rule, I am very careful to be shallow and conventional where depth and originality are wasted.
We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.