Wystan Auden

Wystan Auden

English poet, playwright, essayist and critic. Classic English-language poetry of the XX century.
History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions; the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology.More Wystan Auden quotes [11/21/2011 02:11:51]
A doctor, like anyone else who has to deal with human beings, each of them unique, cannot be a scientist; he is either, like the surgeon, a craftsman, or, like the physician and the psychologist, an artist. This means that in order to be a good doctor a man must also have a good character, that is to say, whatever weaknesses and foibles he may have, he must love his fellow human beings in the concrete and desire their good before his own.More Wystan Auden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
One cannot walk through an assembly factory and not feel that one is in Hell.More Wystan Auden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The center that I cannot find is known to my unconscious mind.More Wystan Auden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I'll love you, dear, I'll love you till China and Africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street.More Wystan Auden quotes [11/21/2011 02:11:15]

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