Anthony Hecht

Anthony Hecht

American poet and critic
I'm filled with admiration, delight, and gratitude at discovering James Lasdun's poems in A Jump Start. He has wit, speed, intelligence, a keen eye, precision, and imagination of a high order.More Anthony Hecht quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mysteries, like the Masonic rites, are ones parents and elders are sworn not to reveal to the uninitiated, which include all children. And so we sought for signs.More Anthony Hecht quotes [08/14/2011 04:08:01]
Poetry operates by hints and dark suggestions. It is full of secrets and hidden formulae, like a witch's brew.More Anthony Hecht quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Poetry operates by hints and dark suggestions. It is full of secrets and hidden formulae, like a witch's brew.More Anthony Hecht quotes [08/14/2011 04:08:07]
A lot of the fun lies in trying to penetrate the mystery; and this is best done by saying over the lines to yourself again and again, till they pass through the stage of sounding like nonsense, and finally return to a full sense that had at first escaped notice.More Anthony Hecht quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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