Wystan Auden

Wystan Auden

English poet, playwright, essayist and critic. Classic English-language poetry of the XX century.
The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.More Wystan Auden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Healing, Papa would tell me, is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.More Wystan Auden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them. Even a rich man thinks he has to go down to the office everyday. Not because he likes it but because he can't think of anything else to do.More Wystan Auden quotes [11/21/2011 02:11:45]
Every American poet feels that the whole responsibility for contemporary poetry has fallen upon his shoulders, that he is a literary aristocracy of one.More Wystan Auden quotes [11/21/2011 02:11:51]
A man has his distinctive personal scent which his wife, his children and his dog can recognize. A crowd has a generalized stink. The public is odorless.More Wystan Auden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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