Most days I’ll be sharing some of the quotes that have inspired me, made me smile or just made me think. You can find these on weekdays on the Facebook page. I’ll be posting the full set here each week too and hope you’ll also share some of the quotes that have inspired you in the comments section below.

Classic Quotes (73): A Week in Words and Pictures #quotes #inspiration

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Classic Quotes #73

Theodore Roethke

Theodore Roethke

What’s madness but nobility of soul
At odds with circumstance?
~ Theodore Roethke

Stanley Kunitz

Stanley Kunitz

You must be careful not to deprive the poem of its wild origin.
~ Stanley Kunitz

Robert Frost

Robert Frost

There will always be something left to know, something to excite the imagination of the poet and those attuned to the great world in which they live.
~ Robert Frost, Interviews With Robert Frost

P.K. Page

P.K. Page

It was language I loved, not meaning.
~ P.K. Page, The Filled Pen: Selected Non-Fiction

Wallace Stevens

Wallace Stevens

Conceptions are artificial. Perceptions are essential.
~ Wallace Stevens

What’s inspired you this week?

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