Some articles on poets, poet, symbolist poet, symbolist:
... Main article Russian poets Anna Akhmatova, modernist poet, author of Requiem Bella Akhmadulina, Soviet and Russian poet who has been cited by Joseph Brodsky as the best living poet in the Russian language ... precursor of Alexander Pushkin Andrey Bely, symbolist poet, namesake of the important Andrei Bely Prize ... Aleksandr Blok, leader of the Russian Symbolist movement, author of The Twelve Joseph Brodsky, winner of the 1987 Nobel Prize in Literature Korney Chukovsky, one of the most popular children's poets in ...
Famous quotes containing the words poet and/or symbolist:
“To be a poet is to have a soul so quick to discern, that no shade of quality escapes it, and so quick to feel, that discernment is but a hand playing with finely-ordered variety on the chords of emotiona soul in which knowledge passes instantaneously into feeling, and feeling flashes back as a new organ of knowledge. One may have that condition by fits only.”
—George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)
“I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a symbolist in literature. Not that I understand what these terms mean, but I take them to be all merely synonyms of pessimist.”
—Henry Brooks Adams (18381918)