E. E. cummings
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E. E. cummings
Nothing recedes like progress.
I’m living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said to be living apart.
At least the Pilgrim Fathers used to shoot Indians: the Pilgrim Children merely punch time clocks.
A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man.
It takes three to make a child.
If a poet is anybody, he is somebody to whom things made matter very little – somebody who is obsessed by Making.
I imagine that yes is the only living thing.
Private property began the instant somebody had a mind of his own.
Always the beautiful answer who asks a more beautiful question.
Unbeing dead isn’t being alive.
To like an individual because he’s black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing than teach 10,000 stars how not to dance.
Kisses are a better fate than wisdom.
America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied: America is always on the move. She may be going to…
Knowledge is a polite word for dead but not buried imagination.
Humanity I love you because when you’re hard up you pawn your intelligence to buy a drink.
To destroy is always the first step in any creation.
I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing than to teach ten thousand stars how not to dance.
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
Unless you love someone, nothing else makes any sense.
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