Joseph Brodsky Quote: “It would be enough for me…”

It would be enough for me to have the system of a jury of twelve versus the system of one judge as a basis for preferring the U.S. to the Soviet Union. I would prefer the country you can leave to the country you cannot.

Joseph Brodsky

Bio & Categories


Tags & Keywords

Name: Joseph Brodsky
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: May 24, 1940
On Amazon:
Joseph Brodsky
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Quotes by Other Poets

Maya Angelou Ralph Waldo Emerson Edgar Allan Poe Walt Whitman Robert Frost T. S. Eliot Emily Dickinson e. e. cummings

Related Quotes

Jean-Paul Sartre Quote: “If you are lonely w... If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.
James Fenton Quote: “My feeling is that poet... My feeling is that poetry will wither on the vine if you don't regularly come back to the simplest fundamentals of the poem: rhythm, rhyme, simple sub...
Aeschylus Quote: “You have been trapped in t... You have been trapped in the inescapable net of ruin by your own want of sense.
Thomas Carlyle Quote: “No person is importan... No person is important enough to make me angry.