Marina Tsvetaeva

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Marina Tsvetaeva

Marina Tsvetaeva

To meet is necessary for love. For the rest there are books.More Marina Tsvetaeva [09/26/2017 09:09:56]
For the spell is older than experience. For the tale is older than the record.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One should write only those books from whose absence one suffers. In short: the ones you want on your own desk.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My desk, most loyal friend thank you. You've been with me on every road I've taken. My scar and my protection.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is the main thing in love? to know and to hide. To know about the one you love and to hide that you love. At times the hiding (shame) overpowers the knowing (passion). The passion for the hidden - the passion for the revealed.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I opened my veins. Unstoppably life spurts out with no remedy. Now I set out bowls and plates. Every bowl will be shallow. Every plate will be small. And overflowing their rims, into the black earth, to nourish the rushes unstoppably without cure, gushes poetry ...More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is this gypsy passion for separation, this readiness to rush off when we've just met? My head rests in my hands as I realize, looking into the night that no one turning over our letters has yet understood how completely and how deeply faithless we are, which is to say: how true we are to ourselves.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are books so alive that you're always afraid that while you weren't reading, the book has gone and changed, has shifted like a river; while you went on living, it went on living too, and like a river moved on and moved away. No one has stepped twice into the same river. But did anyone ever step twice into the same book?More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Don't you know no one can escape the power of creatures reaching out with breath alone?More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
However much you feed a wolf, it always looks to the forest. We are all wolves of the dense forest of Eternity.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am a moonbeam, free to go whenever I choose.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My favorite mode of communication is in the world beyond: a dream, to see in a dream. My second favorite is correspondence.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An amazing observation: it is precisely for feelings that one needs time, not for thought. ... Feelings, obviously, are more demanding than thought.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My verses are my diary. My poetry is a poetry of proper names.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I refuse to be. In
the madhouse of the inhuman
I refuse to live.
With the wolves of the market place
I refuse to howl ...More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No one has ever stepped twice into the same river. But did anyone ever step twice into the same book?More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
And soon all of us will sleep under the earth, we who never let each other sleep above it.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What shall I do, singer and first-born, in a world where the deepest black is grey, and inspiration is kept in a thermos? with all this immensity in a measured world?More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Meanings are translatable. Words are untranslatable… More briefly – a word is translatable, its sound is not.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How quiet the writing, how noisy the printing.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Women talk about love and silent about lovers, men - on the contrary: Speaking of mistresses, but are silent about love.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am a shadow’s shade, a lunatic, perhaps,
Of two dark moons.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In this most Christian of worlds all poets are Jews.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The one that burned the hottest is the first to die.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Think about me lightly,
think of me, and forget.More Marina Tsvetaeva [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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