Edgar Allan Poe Quotes

Edgar Allan Poe Quotes: There are moments when, even to the sober eye of Reason, the world of our sad humanity must assume the aspect of Hell.
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Edgar Allan Poe Quote: You need not attempt to shake off or to banter off Romance. It is an evil you will never get rid of to the end of your days. It is a part of yourself ... of your soul. Age will only mellow it a little, and give it a holier tone.
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Quotes about Edgar Allan Poe: Yet I am not more sure that my soul lives, than I am that perverseness is one of the primitive impulses of the human heartone of the indivisible primary faculties, or sentiments, which give direction to the character of Man.
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Quote about Edgar Allan Poe: It is the curse of a certain order of mind, that it can never rest satisfied with the consciousness of its ability to do a thing.Still less is it content with doing it. It must both know and show how it was done.
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Edgar Allan Poe Sayings: But our love was stronger by far than the love Of those who were older than we Of many far wiser than we And neither the angels in heaven above, Nor the demons down under the sea, Can ever dissever my soul from the soul Of the beautiful Annabel Lee.
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Edgar Allan Poe Saying: Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term Art, I should call it 'the reproduction of what the Senses perceive in Nature through the veil of the soul.' The mere imitation, however accurate, of what is in Nature, entitles no man to the sacred name of 'Artist.'
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Sayings about Edgar Allan Poe: There might be a class of beings, human once, but now to humanity invisible, for whose scrutiny, and for whose refined appreciation of the beautiful, more especially than for our own, had been set in order by God the great landscape-garden of the whole earth.
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Saying about Edgar Allan Poe: Not hear it? --yes, I hear it, and have heard it. Long --long --long --many minutes, many hours, many days, have I heard it --yet I dared not --oh, pity me, miserable wretch that I am! --I dared not --I dared not speak! We have put her living in the tomb!
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Edgar Allan Poe Quotes: Every moment of the night Forever changing places And they put out the star-light With the breath from their pale faces
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Edgar Allan Poe Quote: Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance.
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Quotes about Edgar Allan Poe: A gentleman with a pug nose is a contradiction in terms.
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Quote about Edgar Allan Poe: The pioneers and missionaries of religion have been the real cause of more trouble and war than all other classes of mankind.
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Edgar Allan Poe Sayings: Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant.
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Edgar Allan Poe Saying: ...that fitful strain of melancholy which will ever be found inseperable from the perfection of the beautiful.
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Sayings about Edgar Allan Poe: The mere imitation, however accurate, of what is in Nature, entitles no man to the sacred name of Artist
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Saying about Edgar Allan Poe: A fool, for example, thinks Shakespeare a great poet . . . yet the fool has never read Shakespeare.
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Edgar Allan Poe Quotes: I hold that a long poem does not exist. I maintain that the phrase,
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Edgar Allan Poe Quote: Come little children I'll take thee away, into a land of Enchantment Come little children the time's come to play here in my garden of Shadows Follow sweet children I'll show thee the way through all the pain and the Sorrows Weep not poor childlen for life is this way murdering beauty and Passions Hush now dear children it must be this way to weary of life and Deceptions Rest now my children for soon we'll away into the calm and the Quiet Come little children I'll take thee away, into a land of Enchantment Come little children the time's come to play here in my garden of Shadows
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