Babette Deutsch Quotes

11 November 2014

Music proposes. Sound disposes.

11 November 2014

The poet ... like the lover ... is a person unable to reconcile what he knows with what he feels. His peculiarity is that he is under a certain compulsion to do so.

11 November 2014

Poetry is important. No less than science, it seeks a hold upon reality, and the closeness of its approach is the test of its success.