A poet in history is divine, but a poet in the next room is a joke.
Eastman, Max quotes
- Anna Akhmatova – time "It was a time when only the dead smiled, happy in their peace." ~Anna Akhmatova, Russian Poet
- Marcus Clarke – wilderness "Some see no beauty in our trees without shade, our flowers without perfume, our birds who cannot fly, and our beasts who have not yet learned to walk on all fours. But the dweller in the wilderness acknowledges the subtle charm of this fantastic land of monstrosities. He becomes familiar with the beauty of loneliness." ~Marcus Clarke, 1846-1881, writer, poet
- Wer jeder Strömung nachgibt, zählt zu den Getriebenen. Wer jeder Strömung nachgibt, zählt zu den Getriebenen. Klaus Ender(*1939), deutsch-österreichischer Fachbuchautor, Poet, bildender Künstler der Fotografie
- Henry Steele Commager – history "For a people to be without history, or to be ignorant of its history, is as for a man to be without memory - condemned forever to make the same discoveries that have been made in the past, invent the same techniques, wrestle with the same problems, commit the same errors; and condemned, too, to forfeit the rich pleasures of recollection. Indeed, just as it…