More From John Fowles
- "There are only two races on this planet – the intelligent and the stupid."
- "In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things. In physical terms, I move through them; yet in metaphysical ones, they seem to move through me."
- "There comes a time in each life like a point of fulcrum. At that time you must accept yourself. It is not anymore what you will become. It is what you are and always will be."
More In Poetry
- "Every so often I find some poems that are too good for the readers of The Atlantic because they are a little too involved with the nature of poetry, as such."― Peter Davison
- "I want to write a book of poetry, as well as children’s stories."― Bobby McFerrin
- "For while the subjects of poetry are few and recurrent, the moods of man are infinitely various and unstable. It is the same in all arts."― John Drinkwater