Federico Garcia Lorca - Quotes

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As I have not worried to be born, I do not worry to die. ---->>>

Besides black art, there is only automation and mechanization. ---->>>

There is nothing more poetic and terrible than the skyscrapers' battle with the heavens that cover them. ---->>>

The only things that the United States has given to the world are skyscrapers, jazz, and cocktails. That is all. And in Cuba, in our America, they make much better cocktails. ---->>>

In Spain, the dead are more alive than the dead of any other country in the world. ---->>>

The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish.

The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish.

With their souls of patent leather, they come down the road. Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand. ---->>>

Not for a moment, beautiful aged Walt Whitman, have I failed to see your beard full of butterflies. ---->>>

Green how I want you green. Green wind. Green branches. ---->>>

To see you naked is to recall the Earth. ---->>>

New York is something awful, something monstrous. I like to walk the streets, lost, but I recognize that New York is the world's greatest lie. New York is Senegal with machines. ---->>>

I was lucky enough to see with my own eyes the recent stock-market crash, where they lost several million dollars, a rabble of dead money that went sliding off into the sea. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Spanish
Born: June 5, 1898
Birthplace: Fuente Vaqueros, Granada, Andalusia, Spain
Die: 08-19, 1936
Occupation: Poet
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Federico del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús García Lorca, known as Federico García Lorca (Spanish pronunciation: [feðeˈɾiko ɣarˈθi.a ˈlorka]; 5 June 1898 – 19 August 1936) was a Spanish poet, playwright, and theatre director. García Lorca achieved international recognition as an emblematic member of the Generation of '27, a group consisting of mostly poets who introduced the tenets of European movements (such as symbolism, futurism, and surrealism) into Spanish literature (wikipedia)