John Drinkwater

John Drinkwater

British officer with the rank of colonel and military historian
For while the subjects of poetry are few and recurrent, the moods of man are infinitely various and unstable. It is the same in all arts.More John Drinkwater quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
But in the finished art of the song the use of words has no connection with the use of words in poetry.More John Drinkwater quotes [09/23/2011 07:09:44]
And not a girl goes walking Along the Cotswold lanes But knows men's eyes in April Are quicker than their brains.More John Drinkwater quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Poetry is the communication through words of certain experiences that can be communicated in no other way.More John Drinkwater quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Any long work in which poetry is persistent, be it epic or drama or narrative, is really a succession of separate poetic experiences governed into a related whole by an energy distinct from that which evoked them.More John Drinkwater quotes [09/23/2011 07:09:39]

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