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Giorgos Seferis - Quotes

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Every man of action has a strong dose of egoism, pride, hardness, and cunning. But all those things will be regarded as high qualities if he can make them the means to achieve great ends. ---->>>

Don't ask who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life. ---->>>

For poetry there exists neither large countries nor small. Its domain is in the heart of all men.

For poetry there exists neither large countries nor small. Its domain is in the heart of all men.

I think the Swedish Academy wished to manifest its solidarity with the living spirit of Greece today. ---->>>

How can you dare teach a man to read until you've taught him everything else first? ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Greek
Born: March 13, 1900
Birthplace:
Die: 09-20, 1971
Occupation: Poet
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Giorgos or George Seferis (Greek: Γιώργος Σεφέρης, pronounced [ˈʝorɣos seˈferis]), the pen name of Georgios Seferiades (Γεώργιος Σεφεριάδης; March 13 [O.S. February 29] 1900 – September 20, 1971), was a Greek poet-diplomat. He was one of the most important Greek poets of the 20th century, and a Nobel laureate (wikipedia)