Quotes Categories

William Carlos Williams Quotes

(1883-1963), American Poet, Novelist

It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

Category: Love

But all art is sensual and poetry particularly so. It is directly, that is, of the senses, and since the senses do not exist without an object for their employment all art is necessarily objective. It doesn't declaim or explain, it presents.

Category: Poetry And Poets

Empty pockets make empty heads.

Category: Poverty And The Poor