Robert penn warren Quotes

"the self is never to be found, but must be created, not the ...

"the self is never to be found, but must be created, not the happy accident of passivity, but the product of a thousand actions, large and small, conscious or unconscious" -Robert Penn Warren
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"[A]nd soon now we shall go out of the house and go into the c...

"[A]nd soon now we shall go out of the house and go into the convulsion of the world, out of history into history and the awful responsibility of Time." β€”Robert Penn Warren, All the King's Men
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"And in the end, the poem is not a thing we s...

"And in the end, the poem is not a thing we see - it is, rather, a light by which we may see - and what we see is life." ~ Robert Penn Warren.
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"How life is strange and changeful, and the crystal is in the steel at the point o...

"How life is strange and changeful, and the crystal is in the steel at the point of fracture, and the toad bears a jewel in its forehead, and the meaning of moments passes like the breeze that scarcely ruffles the leaf of the willow." -Robert Penn Warren
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"And in the end, the poem is not a thing we s...

"And in the end, the poem is not a thing we see - it is, rather, a light by which we may see - and what we see is life." ~ Robert Penn Warren.
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