Eugenio Montale

Eugenio Montale

Italian poet and critic, Nobel Prize in Literature 1975
The real history, the one that counts and is not to be found in books, is precisely this one, the one made by simple men; and it is the only one that rules the world.More Eugenio Montale quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Narrative art, the novel, from Murasaki to Proust, has produced great works of poetry.More Eugenio Montale quotes [07/27/2011 07:07:50]
Strangely, Dante's Divine Comedy did not produce a prose of that creative height or it did so after centuries.More Eugenio Montale quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mass communication, radio, and especially television, have attempted, not without success, to annihilate every possibility of solitude and reflection.More Eugenio Montale quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is also poetry written to be shouted in a square in front of an enthusiastic crowd. This occurs especially in countries where authoritarian regimes are in power.More Eugenio Montale quotes [07/27/2011 07:07:32]

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