Joyce Kilmer - Quotes

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I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree. ---->>>

But only God can make a tree. ---->>>

I believed in the Catholic position, the Catholic view of ethics and aesthetics, for a long time. But I wanted something not intellectual, some conviction not mental - in fact I wanted faith. ---->>>

When faith did come, it came, I think, by way of my little paralyzed daughter. Her lifeless hands led me; I think her tiny feet still know beautiful paths. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: December 6, 1886
Birthplace:
Die: 07-30, 1918
Occupation: Poet
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Joyce Kilmer (born as Alfred Joyce Kilmer; December 6, 1886 – July 30, 1918) was an American writer and poet mainly remembered for a short poem titled "Trees" (1913), which was published in the collection Trees and Other Poems in 1914. Though a prolific poet whose works celebrated the common beauty of the natural world as well as his Roman Catholic religious faith, Kilmer was also a journalist, literary critic, lecturer, and editor (wikipedia)