Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.
Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
The poetry I grew up on is really an intense form of poetry; it's so pure and powerful.
Poetry is that art which selects and arranges the symbols of thought in such a manner as to excite the imagination the most powerfully and delightfully.
In writing, I want to be remembered for telling good stories in beautiful and powerful language, using the poetry of words to reflect the thematic concerns of compelling stories.
One of the most powerful devices of poetry is the use of distortions. You can go from talking about the way a minute passes to the way a century passes, or a lifetime.
Poetry is the most concentrated form of literature; it is the most emotionalized and powerful way in which thought can be presented ...
C.S. Lewis says that fiction is able to sneak past the watchful dragons of religion. It becomes more powerful to speak in poetry.
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful dominion over the passions than the art of painting.
Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.
The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.