Quotes about ideas

And the wayThough discontinuous, and intermittent, sometimes Not heard of for years at a time, did,Nonetheless, move up, although, to his su ...

John Ashbery houses ideas thinking thoughtful

There are no other questions than these,Half squashed in mud, emerging out of the moment We all live, learning to like it. No sonnetOn this ...

John Ashbery ideas life poetry poets

Ideas are invented only as correctives to the past. Through repeated rectifications of this kind one may hope to disengage an idea that is v ...

Gaston Bachelard ideas

... women are more quiet. They don't feel called to mount a barrel and harangue by the hour every time they imagine they have prod uced an i ...

Anna Julia Cooper ideas sex differences oratory

Trying to avoidIdeas, as in this poem? But weGo back to them as to a wife, leavingThe mistress we desire? ...

John Ashbery ideas knowledge poetry poets

How many facts we have fallen throughAnd still the old façade glimmers there, A mirage, but permanent. We must first trick the idea ...

John Ashbery facts ideas knowledge

The image cannot be dispossessed of a primordial freshness, which idea can never claim. An idea is derivative and tamed. The image is in the ...

John Crowe Ransom ideas images

Our ideas are for the most part like bad sixpences, and we spend our lives trying to pass them on one another. ...

Samuel Butler ideas ideology

Right now it's only a notion, but I think I can get the money to make it into a concept, and later turn it into an idea. ...

Woody Allen ideas concepts

... like aWave on a beach, that thinks it's had this Tremendous idea, coming to crash on the beachLike that, and it's true, it has, yetOther ...

John Ashbery avant-garde art ideas