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If you Love literature..You must love poetry..And if You love poetry you Must fall in Love with may Pen..
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Ifs and buts are the basic components to form no-poetry and poetry demands those components which eternally undefined yet within the objects of the universe living and non-living...!
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A true poet dose not writes poetry but waits in deepest love for the poetry to be written through him.
I believe poetry and the poetry community planted that trestle between the physical and ethereal in literary expression.
'Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.'
(Leonardo da Vinci)
The passion for poetry is innate - but good poetry only comes from the honest, critical eyes of others.
(John Allen Richter)
It's easy to unfurl oneself in poetry than prose. I love poetry exactly for that.
Yet, it is true, poetry is delicious; the best prose is that which is most full of poetry.
(Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), British novelist. "Montaigne," The Common Reader, First Series (1925).)
From what the moderns want, we must learn what poetry should become; from what the ancients did, what poetry must be.
(Friedrich Von Schlegel (1772-1829), German philosopher. Aphorism 84 in Selected Aphorisms from the Lyceum (1797), translated by Ernst Behler and Roman Struc, Dialogue on Poetry and Literary Aphorisms, Pennsylvania University Press (1968).)
Prose on certain occasions can bear a great deal of poetry; on the other hand, poetry sinks and swoons under a moderate weight of prose.
(Walter Savage Landor (1775-1864), British author. Imaginary Conversations, "Archdeacon Hare and Walter Landor," The Last Fruit of an Old Tree (1853).)