Anthony Hecht

Anthony Hecht

American poet and critic
There's not a good poet I know who has not at the beck and call of his memory a vast quantity of poetry that composes his mental library.More Anthony Hecht quotes [08/14/2011 04:08:18]
I look and look, / As though I could be saved simply by lookingMore Anthony Hecht quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If the heart has its reasons, perhaps the body
Has its own lumbering sort of carnal spirit,
Felt in the tingling bruises of collision,
And known to captains as esprit de corps.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]
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]

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