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    Robert Frost, an American poet is popular for his realistic depictions of rural life and the peculiar use of American colloquial speech in his poetry. After receiving four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry, Frost became …

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    With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
    – Edgar Allan Poe
    Edgar Allan Poe was an American poet who became an important part of the American Romantic Movement. Born in Boston, Poe was the second child of …

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    We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action.
    – Sarojini Naidu
    Sarojini Naidu was an Indian Independence activist, and under the moniker, “The Nightingale of India”, she wro …

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    This is a group to celebrate the great Latin American poet, Pablo Neruda. Neruda is probably one of the most loved poets of all time and let us use this forum to share all that we love about his poetry and his life. Feel …

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    “Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper,
    That we may record our emptiness.”
    ― Khalil Gibran

    Khalil Gibran was a Lebanese artist, poet, and writer who is popul …

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    He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.
    – Lao Tzu
    Laozi, also known as Lao Tzu is a legendary philosopher and poet from ancient China. An amazing thinker, Laozi is believed to have lived …

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    I think writing about unhappiness is probably the source of my popularity, if I have any-after all, most people are unhappy, don’t you think?
    – Philip Larkin
    Philip Larkin was an eminent writer, poet, novelist and …

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    “Poets are shameless with their experiences: they exploit them.”
    Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was a German poet and philosopher of the late 19th century who challenged the concepts of Christianity, traditional mor …

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    Thomas Stearns Eliot also known as T. S. Eliot is one of the major poets of twentieth century. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948 for his outstanding contribution to poetry. His poetry was unique, …

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    Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
    – William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth, a British poet, credited as the founder of English Romantic …

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    गुलज़ार साहब के बारे में कुछ भी कहने से पहले देर तक गौर करना ज़रूरी हो जाता है| वो इसलिए के उनके बारे में कुछ भी कहना बहुत कम लगता है| उर्दू, हिन्दुस्तानी और खड़ी बोली में लिखने वाले गुलज़ार साहब फिल्म्फयेर और नेशनल अवार्ड …

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    What is Art? It is the response of man’s creative soul to the call of the Real.
    – Rabindranath Tagore
    Rabindranath Tagore was a Bengali poet whose elegant prose and magical poetry made him popular worldwide. He was …

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    active 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.
    – Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde was an Irish poet and playwright. He became known for his involvement in the rising ph …

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    active 5 months, 4 weeks ago

    Ever read a poem and thought- ”Wow! This is it. No expression can ever get better than this.”
    Have words ever stunned you? Moved you so much so that couldn’t move? Did you ever feel that a poem could breathe? Could t …

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    active 5 months, 4 weeks ago

    Could I get mansions covering ten thousand miles, I’d house all the poor scholars and make them beam with smiles
    ― Du Fu
    Du Fu was a well-known and renowned Chinese poet of the Tang Dynasty during the first century. H …

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    active 5 months, 4 weeks ago

    Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.
    – John Milton

    John Milton was a Renaissance poet, polemic, and a civil servant to the Commonwealth of England. …

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    active 6 months, 3 weeks ago

    ”Look at what’s happening in this world. Every day there’s something exciting or disturbing to write about. With all that’s going on, how could I stop?”
    – Gwendolyn Brooks
    Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks was an …

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    ”Gi’e me a spark o’ Nature’s fire that’s a’ the learning I desire.”
    – Robert Burns
    Robert Burns was a celebrated Scottish poet and lyricist who was considered as the national poet of Scotland. His poetry in …

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    Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
    – Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Tennyson was the most popular British Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during Queen Victoria’s reign. Much of …

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    William Blake was an English painter, poet and print-maker is considered a pioneering figure in the history of poetry of the Romantic Age. Influenced by the ideals and ambitions of the French and American Revolutions, …

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