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    John Keats, an English Romantic poet was one of the main figures of the second generation of Romantic poets along with Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley. Though his work having been in publication for only four years …

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    ”Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.” – Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou born with the name Marguerite Annie Johnson was an African-American author, …

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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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    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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    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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    active 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi, more popularly known as Rumi around the world was a 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, theologian and Sufi mystic. The general theme of Rumi’s poetry is union with his beloved from whom he has …

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    active 5 months, 4 weeks ago

    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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    active 7 months, 1 week ago

    Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet who is said to have lived an introverted and reclusive life. While Dickinson was a prolific private poet, fewer than a dozen of her nearly 1800 poems were published during …

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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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    active 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    First time he kissed me, he but only kissed The fingers of this hand wherewith I write; And, ever since, it grew more clean and white.
    – Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning was one of the most …

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    active 9 months, 3 weeks ago

    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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    active 1 year ago

    Poetry is emotion put into measure. The emotion must come by nature, but the measure can be acquired by art.
    – Thomas Hardy
    Thomas Hardy was a renowned novelist and poet of the Victorian era, born in a small English …

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    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    “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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    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Hungry man, reach for the book: it is a weapon.
    – Bertolt Brecht
    Bertolt Brecht was a German poet, theatre artist, and a Marxist prominent during World War II. Despite being a playwright and a theatre personality, his …

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    active 1 year, 8 months ago

    What’s writing really about? It’s about trying to take fuller possession of the reality of your life.
    ― Ted Hughes
    Edward ‘Ted’ Hughes was a renowned English poet, playwright and writer. He was the British Poet Laur …

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    active 1 year, 9 months ago

    God is the perfect poet, who in his person acts his own creations.
    ― Robert Browning
    Robert Browning was a Victorian English poet celebrated for his short poems, dramatic verse and dramatic monologues exploring the i …

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    active 1 year, 9 months ago

    Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward; it has given me the habit of wishing to discover the good and beautiful in all that meets and surrounds me.
    – Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge was an …

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    active 1 year, 9 months ago

    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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    active 1 year, 9 months ago

    An artist must be free to choose what he does, certainly, but he must also never be afraid to do what he might choose.
    – Langston Hughes
    James Mercer Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967) was an American p …

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    active 1 year, 10 months ago

    For books are more than books, they are the life, the very heart and core of ages past, the reason why men worked and died, the essence and quintessence of their lives.
    – Amy Lowell
    Amy Lawrence Lowell is an American …

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