"Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood."
— T. S. Eliot
"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion."
— Jack Kerouac
"Artists to my mind are the real architects of change, and not the political legislators who implement change after the fact."
— William S. Burroughs
"If a poet is anybody, he is somebody to whom things may matter very little - somebody who is obsessed by Making."
— e. e. cummings
"Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning."
— Maya Angelou
"Life is intrinsically, well, boring and dangerous at the same time. At any given moment the floor may open up. Of course, it almost never does; that's what makes it so boring. "
— Edward Gorey
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"Poetry (from the Latin poeta, a poet) is a form of literary art in which language is used for its aesthetic and evocative qualities in addition to, or in lieu of, its apparent meaning."
1. To speak or write in a heated hysterical manner.
2. To have or produce a startling effect: The outlandish costume screamed with clashing colors.
1. A long, loud, piercing cry or sound.
2. Informal. One that is hilariously or ridiculously funny: The new play was a scream."