Robert Graves - Quotes

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One gets to the heart of the matter by a series of experiences in the same pattern, but in different colors. ---->>>

If I were a girl, I'd despair. The supply of good women far exceeds that of the men who deserve them. ---->>>

There's no money in poetry, but then there's no poetry in money, either.

There's no money in poetry, but then there's no poetry in money, either.

Marriage, like money, is still with us; and, like money, progressively devalued.

Marriage, like money, is still with us; and, like money, progressively devalued.

The remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he really is very good, in spite of all the people who say he is very good.

The remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he really is very good, in spite of all the people who say he is very good.

What we now call 'finance' is, I hold, an intellectual perversion of what began as warm human love.

What we now call 'finance' is, I hold, an intellectual perversion of what began as warm human love.

To be a poet is a condition rather than a profession. ---->>>

A well chosen anthology is a complete dispensary of medicine for the more common mental disorders, and may be used as much for prevention as cure. ---->>>

Genius not only diagnoses the situation but supplies the answers. ---->>>

Prose books are the show dogs I breed and sell to support my cat. ---->>>

In love as in sport, the amateur status must be strictly maintained. ---->>>

A remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he is really very good in spite of all the people who say he is very good. ---->>>

If there's no money in poetry, neither is there poetry in money. ---->>>

Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists; though their field-work among primitive peoples has often made them forget the language of science. ---->>>

Never use the word 'audience.' The very idea of a public, unless the poet is writing for money, seems wrong to me. Poets don't have an 'audience'. They're talking to a single person all the time. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Irish
Born: July 26, 1895
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Die: 12-07, 1985
Occupation: Novelist
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Robert von Ranke Graves (also known as Robert Ranke Graves and most commonly Robert Graves; 24 July 1895 – 7 December 1985) was an English poet, novelist, critic and classicist. In a way similar to Oscar Wilde, Robert Graves was a Celticist and student of Irish mythology, by the influence of his father Alfred Perceval Graves a celebrated Irish poet — with William Wilde these families were inheritors of the Gaelic revival (wikipedia)