Find the best quotes by William Collins.
In numbers warmly pure and sweetly strong.
By fairy hands their knell is rung; By forms unseen their dirge is sung.
When a writer becomes a reader of his or her own work, a lot can go wrong. It’s like do-it-yourself dentistry.
Beloved, till life can charm no more; And mourned, till Pity’s self be dead.
I think humor is a very serious thing. I use it as a way of weakening the reader’s defenses so that I can more easily…
Words like feminism or democracy scare me. They are words with barnacles on them, and you can’t see what’s underneath.
Prior to Wordsworth, humor was an essential part of poetry. I mean, they don’t call them Shakespeare comedies for nothing.
How sleep the brave, who sink to rest, By all their country’s wishes blest!
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
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