Peter Porter - Quotes

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Love without sex is still the most efficient form of hell known to man. ---->>>

In other words the pictures are in a kind of relationship with each other which is touching only at points rather than pictures being illustrations of poems or poems extrapolations of the pictures. ---->>>

I have no fondness for pure form at all. ---->>>

You can never tell when an artist really will take up someone's work and work with it happily. ---->>>

As to whether the people who were supposedly to put up the money and did put it up or whether it was Arthur's own money is something which I shall never know. ---->>>

I started off in England and very few people knew I was Australian. I mean, the clues were in the poems, but they didn't read them very carefully, and so for years and years I was considered completely part of the English poetry scene. ---->>>

I wanted to take a stand against what I think was not so well established then but is thoroughly well established now, which is the substitution for a real sense of a country of a hideous distortion which you can sell to the people called 'heritage'. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 1773
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Soldier