Poetry quotes and sayings

Kevin Young motivational quote : To me, poetry is spoken - not exclusively, but there's a mix of languages in it. That's what I liked about 'For the Confederate Dead;' it has many different tones to it. Kevin Young
Erica Jong motivational quote : Poetry is what we turn to in the most emotional moments of our life - when a beloved friend dies, when a baby is born or when we fall in love. Erica Jong
Julie Taymor motivational quote : Theater is far superior to film in poetry, in abstract poetry. Julie Taymor
Naomi Klein motivational quote : We are looking to brands for poetry and for spirituality, because we're not getting those things from our communities or from each other. Naomi Klein
Amy Tan motivational quote : Poetry. I read Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, and Jane Hirschfield. I like to read Billy Collins out loud. Amy Tan