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Quote Left Who among us has not, in moments of ambition, dreamt of the miracle of a form of poetic prose, musical but without rhythm and rhyme, both supple and staccato enough to adapt itself to the lyrical movements of our souls, the undulating movements of ou Quote Right
by Charles Baudelaire | ...go to quote |

Quote Left O lyric Love, half angel and half bird. And all a wonder and a wild desire. Quote Right
by Robert Browning | ...go to quote |

Quote Left The author's conviction on this day of New Year is that music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance; that poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music; but this must not be taken as implying that all good music is dance music or all poetry lyric. Bach and Mozart are never too far from physical movement. Quote Right
by Ezra Pound | ...go to quote |

Quote Left It is no longer possible for lyric poetry to express the immensity of our experience. Life has grown too cumbersome, too complicated. We have acquired values which are best expressed in prose. Quote Right
by Boris Pasternak | ...go to quote |