66 Total Quotes

Amy Lowell Quotes

Hate is ravening vulture beaks descending on a place of skulls.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet

Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Art

I am tired, beloved, of chafing my heart against the want of you; of squeezing it into little ink drops, and posting it. And I scald alone, here, under the fire of the great moon.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Heart

For books are more than books, they are the life, the very heart and core of ages past, the reason why men lived and worked and died, the essence and quintessence of their lives.
Amy Lowell
#American Journalist #American Poet #Books And Reading

All books are either dreams or swords,You can cut, or you can drug, with words.
Amy Lowell
#Books And Reading

You are ice and fire the touch of you burns my hands like snow.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Fire

Let us be of cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Cheerfulness

In science, read by preference the newest works. In literature, read the oldest. The classics are always modern.
Amy Lowell
#Literature

Take everything easy and quit dreaming and brooding and you will be well guarded from a thousand evils.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Evil

Youth condemns; maturity condones
Amy Lowell
#Maturity

Even Pain pricks to livelier living.
Amy Lowell
#Pain #Living

Let the key guns be mounted, make a brave show of waging war, and pry off the lid of Pandora's Box once more
Amy Lowell
#War

Moon! Moon! I am prone before you. Pity me,and drench me in loneliness.
Amy Lowell
#Loneliness

All books are either dreams or swords.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Books And Reading

Time! Joyless emblem of the greed of millions, robber of the best which earth can give.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Earth

A man must be sacrificed now and again to provide for the next generation of men.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet #Man

Happiness, to some, elation; Is, to others, mere stagnation
Amy Lowell
#Happiness

Youth condemns; maturity condones
Amy Lowell
#Maturity

Happiness, to some, elation; Is, to others, mere stagnation.
Amy Lowell
#American Poet