"Some Marines made fun of the fact that I had done plays and studied poetry, but then I won the award for physical training."
"All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling."David Hunt on Oscar Wilde
"A poet can survive everything but a misprint."David Hunt 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."David Hunt on T. S. Eliot
"Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words."David Hunt on Robert Frost
"A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness."David Hunt on Robert Frost
"The Homeland Security department doesn't have tasking authority in the intelligence community. They can ask for stuff, but they can't direct anything except inside their bureau."
"Firemen can do almost everything. You already trust them in life-threatening situations why not let them help you with your everyday problems, too?"