Atlantis will rise again.
Fact is based upon vulgar matter.
Forgive me if I sleep until I wake up.
I am happy to have some friends here in the kitchen.
I defer to all these other American poets who, for some reason, I both envy and admire.
I don't live for poetry. I live far more than anybody else does.
I hope you're representing the devil's advocate.
I remember way back when I was young, 10 years ago.
I'm sorry, but I was born with a towel on my head.
The poem, for me, is simply the first sound realized in the modality of being.
There is a grace of life which is still yours, my dear Europe.
This country has been unconscious, and it's got to awake. That's my belief.
This morning of the small snow I count the blessings, the leak in the faucet which makes of the sink time, the drop of the water on water.
When will government cease being a nuisance to everybody?
You don't help people in your poems. I've been trying to help people all my life - that's my trouble.