Paul Celan - Quotes

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Only truthful hands write true poems. I cannot see any basic difference between a handshake and a poem. ---->>>

Poetry is a sort of homecoming.

Poetry is a sort of homecoming.

Reality is not simply there, it must be searched and won. ---->>>

The heart hid still in the dark, hard as the Philosopher's Stone. ---->>>


Nationality: Romanian
Born: 11-23, 1920
Die: 04-20, 1970
Occupation: Poet

Paul Celan (; German: [ˈtseːlaːn]; 23 November 1920 – c. 20 April 1970) was a Romanian-born German language poet and translator. He was born as Paul Antschel to a Jewish family in Cernăuți (German: Czernowitz), in the then Kingdom of Romania (now Chernivtsy, Ukraine), and adopted the pseudonym "Paul Celan" (wikipedia)