We all want what’s been suddenly disallowed.
I was playing catch with the European audience.
I hope you’re representing the devil’s advocate.
I sound like Homer. I mean Winslow Homer.
I remember way back when I was young, 10 years ago.
You don’t help people in your poems. I’ve been trying to help people all my life – that’s my trouble.
This country has been unconscious, and it’s got to awake. That’s my belief.
There is a grace of life which is still yours, my dear Europe.
I don’t live for poetry. I live far more than anybody else does.
Fact is based upon vulgar matter.
Atlantis will rise again.
You can do anything, literally, right? That’s one of the exciting possibilities of the present.
The poem, for me, is simply the first sound realized in the modality of being.
The heroes of the present will retreat to the imitation they are anyhow.
I’m trying to climb up both walls at once.