If I could take your troubles I would toss them into the sea, But all these things I'm finding Are impossible for me. I cannot build a mountain Or catch a rainbow fair, But let me be what I know best, A friend that is always there.— Khalil Gibran
Sentimental Best Poetry quotations
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and a richness to life that nothing else can bring.
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
The best revenge is not to be like your enemy.
Versatility of education can be found in our best poetry, but the depth of mankind should be found in the philosopher.
The best craftsmanship always leaves holes and gaps.
.. so that something that is not in the poem can creep, crawl, flash or thunder in.
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies;
And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes.
The woods are lovely, dark, and deep but I have promises to keep...
And this is the wonder that's keeping the stars apart I carry your heart [ i carry it in my heart ]
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
The best poetry has its roots in the subconscious to a great degree.
Youth, naivety, reliance on instinct more than learning and method, a sense of freedom and play, even trust in randomness, is necessary to the making of a poem.
Poetry is not efficient. If you want to learn how to cook a lobster, it’s probably best not to look to poetry. But if you want to see the word lobster in all its reactant oddity, its pied beauty, as if for the first time, go to poetry. And if you want to know what it’s like to be that lobster in the pot, that’s in poetry too.
this is thy hour o soul, thy free flight into the wordless, away from books, away from art, the day erased, the lesson done, thee fully forth emerging, silent, gazing, pondering the themes thou lovest best, night, sleep, death and the stars.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
You’re trying to take something that can be described in many, many sentences and pages of prose, but you can convert it into a couple lines of poetry and you still get the essence, so it’s that compression. The best code is poetry.
Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds.
We have seen the best minds of our generation destroyed by boredom at poetry readings.
The six best doctors: Sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet.
The best poems take long journeys. I like poetry best that journeys--while remaining in the human scale--to the other world, which may be a place as easily overlooked as a bee's wing
Cause I might be naked and lonely Shaking branches for bones But I'm still time zones away From who I was the day before we met You were the first mile Where my heart broke a sweat And I wish you were here I wish you'd never left But mostly I wish you well I wish you my very very best.
Poetry: the best words in the best order.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
Poetry and music are the best at the highest level of the human mind.
Out of poetry, out of their need for poetry, human beings have developed the idea of God. And so when we sing, when we dance, when we speak poetry we are speaking out of God's mouth, each other out of the music from God's heart.
grow old with me. the best is yet to be. the last of life for which the first was made.
i fear no fate(for you are my fate,my sweet)i want no world(for beautiful you are my world,my true) and it's you are whatever a moon has always meant and whatever a sun will always sing is you here is the deepest secret nobody knows
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
Best believe that needle hurt you Best to see these true colors Than follow one of your false virtues A little secret to make you think: Why is the crazy stuff we never say, poetry in ink?
Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.
Yet, it is true, poetry is delicious; the best prose is that which is most full of poetry.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
and it's you are whatever a moon has always meant and whatever a sun will always sing is you
The irony is, going to work every day became the subject of probably my best poetry.
Janice Gould is one of our best poets.
The music of her poetry will delight you, and her gentle courageous accounts of tribal, family, and personal history make this book unforgettable. Doubters and Dreamers is a master-piece.
The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit.
God's Word does provide life lessons to teach us how to live.
And it gives us beautiful poetry that gives voice to our human experience. And, yes, it does give us clear boundaries of what we should and shouldn't do so we can live our best lives.
Art itself, in all its methods, is the child of religion.
The highest and best works in architecture, sculpture and painting, poetry and music, have been born out of the religion of Nature.
Our best history is still poetry.
Never speak from a place of hate, jealousy, anger or insecurity. Evaluate your words before you let them leave your lips. Sometimes it's best to be quiet.
I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry; that is, prose = words in their best order; - poetry = the best words in the best order.
I always liked the magic of poetry but now I'm just starting to see behind the curtain of even the best poets, how they've used, tried and tested craft to create the illusion. Wonderful feeling of exhilaration to finally be there.
With several different kinds of poetry to choose from, a man would decide that he would like best to be an epic poet, and he would set out, in conscious determination, on an epic poem.
Faith is mind at its best, its bravest, and its fiercest.
Faith is thought become poetry, and absorbing into itself the soul's great, passions. Faith is intellect carried up to its transfigurement.
Since a true knowledge of nature gives us pleasure, a lively imitation of it, either in poetry or painting, must produce a much greater; for both these arts are not only true imitations of nature, but of the best nature.