What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty?
Children will not pretend to be enjoying books, and they will not read books because they have been told that these books are good. They are looking for delight.
Part of the delight of my garden is that you just get lost in it before you’ve even started to do anything.
Verse is not written, it is bled; Out of the poet’s abstract head. Words drip the poem on the page; Out of his grief, delight and rage.
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
Not by appointment do we meet delight Or joy; they heed not our expectancy; But round some corner of the streets of life they of a sudden greet us with a smile.
The figure a poem makes. It begins in delight and ends in wisdom… in a clarification of life – not necessarily a great clarification, such as sects and cults are founded on, but in a momentary stay against confusion.
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed.
I delight in the sweet and sour moments we routinely share, together applauded by muppets in leotards.