"Poetry is man's rebellion against being what he is."
"All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling."James Branch Cabell on Oscar Wilde
"A poet can survive everything but a misprint."James Branch Cabell on Oscar Wilde
"Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion it is not the expression of personality, but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those who have personality and emotions know what it means to want to escape from these things."James Branch Cabell on T. S. Eliot
"Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words."James Branch Cabell on Robert Frost
"A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness."James Branch Cabell on Robert Frost
"Patriotism is the religion of hell."
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