Poetry has, in a way, been my bridge to my acting career.

Poetry stands or falls by its music.

Poetry and art are key influences in changing how we look at taboos.

Poetry is more a threshold than a path.

Poetry is a domestic art, most itself when most at home.

Poetry is what we do to break bread with the dead.

Poetry is necessary, but is the poet?

Poetry is the shadow cast by our streetlight imaginations.

Poetry is the liquid voice that can wear through stone.

Poetry and prison have always been neighbors.

Poetry is a naked woman, a naked man, and the distance between them.

Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of everyone.

Poetry is the shortest distance between two humans.

Poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which is distorted.

Poetry is the way we help give name to the nameless so it can be thought.

Poetry is a mere drug, Sir.

Poetry is, among other things, a criticism of language.

Poetry is not an art or a branch of art: it's something more.

Poetry is my life, my postmark, my hands, my kitchen, my face.

Poetry had breathed over and sanctified the land.

Poetry searches for music amidst the tumult of the dictionary.

Poetry is meant to be heard.

Poetry is a verdict, not an occupation.

Poetry is what Milton saw when he went blind.

Poetry is a life-cherishing force.

Poetry led me by the hand out of madness.

Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.

Poetry uses the hub of a torque converter for a jello mold.

Poetry transforms and redeems the common, the hurtful, the humiliating.

Poetry was a secret vice, and properly so.

Poetry and lyrics are very similar. Making words bounce off a page.

Poetry ain't what you'd call truth. There ain't room enough in the verses.

Poetry at its best can do you a lot of harm.

Poetry and art are the breath of life to her.

Poetry = Anger x Imagination.

Poetry isn't math was our battle cry.

Poetry is what happens when nothing else can.

Poetry is what frightens. It is rare, and worth waiting for.

Poetry had to be as hasty and rough as eating, sleep or sex.

Poetry is an act of peace.

Poetry is dying first. It'll be absorbed into prose sooner or later.

Poetry is the language of a state of crisis.

Poetry the best words in the best order.

Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.

Poetry creates the myth, the prose writer draws its portrait.

Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.

Poetry utters universal truths, history particular statements.

Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of knowledge.

Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits.