HOME POPULAR Love Life Inspiration Motivation Funny Friendship Family Faith Happy Hurt Sad Cute Success Wisdom ALL TOPICS Animals Art Attitude Beauty Business Birthdays Dreams Facts Fitness Food Forgiving Miss You Nature Peace Smile So True Sports Teenage Trust Movie TV Weddings More.. AUTHORS Einstein Plato Aristotle Twain Monroe Jefferson Wilde Carroll Confucius Hepburn Dalai Lama Lewis Lincoln Mandela Lao Tzu Ford More.. Meme Maker University Memes
Follow On Pinterest

Poetry Shakespeare Quotes

A true friend is someone who accepts your past, supports your present and encourages your future - Friend Quotes
Together is my favorite place to be - Love Quotes
Text Quotes
When we study Shakespeare on the page, for academic purposes, we may require all kinds of help. Generally, we read him in modern spelling and with modern punctuation, and with notes. But any poetry that is performed - from song lyric to tragic speech - must make its point, as it were, without reference back  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) Shakespeare has been praised in English more than anything mortal except poetry itself. Fame exhausts thought in his eulogy  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) Some people think that English poetry begins with the Anglo-Saxons. I don’t, because I can’t accept that there is any continuity between the traditions of Anglo-Saxon poetry and those established in English poetry by the time of, say, Shakespeare. And anyway, Anglo-Saxon is a different language, which has to be learned  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) Shakespeare was a man who wrote poetry. I’m a man who writes poetry. Why not compare yourself to the best?  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) The difficulty with poetry is that it doesn’t have the life that Shakespeare or Jane Austen have beyond the page. You can’t make a costume drama out of it. There’s no place for it to go except trapped inside its little book  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) Shakespeare wrote better poetry for not knowing too much; Milton , I think, knew too much finally for the good of his poetry.  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) Lastly, this threefold poetry flows from three great sources - The Bible, Homer, Shakespeare.... The Bible before the Iliad, the Iliad before Shakespeare.  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare - let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes) With Shakespeare and poetry, a new world was born. New dreams, new desires, a self consciousness was born. I desired to know to know myself in terms of the new standards set by these books  (Poetry Shakespeare Quotes)