More From Eugenio Montale
- "Narrative art, the novel, from Murasaki to Proust, has produced great works of poetry."
- "I do not go in search of poetry. I wait for poetry to visit me."
- "Mass communication, radio, and especially television, have attempted, not without success, to annihilate every possibility of solitude and reflection."
More In Poetry
- "I definitely wish to distinguish American poetry from British or other English language poetry."― Diane Wakoski
- "Religion is no more possible without prayer than poetry without language, or music without atmosphere."― James Martineau
- "The same people who are murdered slowly in the mechanized slaughterhouses of work are also arguing, singing, drinking, dancing, making love, holding the streets, picking up weapons and inventing a new poetry."― Raoul Vaneigem