Anthony Hecht

Anthony Hecht

American poet and critic
I look and look, / As though I could be saved simply by lookingMore Anthony Hecht quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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]
Children know from a remarkably early age that things are being kept from them, that grown-ups participate in a world of mysteries.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]
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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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