Theodore Roethke - Quotes

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Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.

Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.

What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible.

What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible.

Over every mountain there is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley.

Over every mountain there is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley.

What is madness but nobility of soul at odds with circumstance. ---->>>

A lively understandable spirit Once entertained you. It will come again. Be still. Wait. ---->>>

Love is not love until love's vulnerable. ---->>>

Love begets love. This torment is my joy. ---->>>

God bless the roots! Body and soul are one. ---->>>

The soul has many motions, body one. ---->>>

I learn by going where I have to go. ---->>>

Time marks us while we are marking time. ---->>>

A mind too active is no mind at all. ---->>>

I came to love, I came into my own. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-25, 1908
Birthplace:
Die: 08-01, 1963
Occupation: Poet
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Theodore Huebner Roethke ( RET-kee; May 25, 1908 – August 1, 1963) was an American poet. He published several volumes of award-winning and critically acclaimed poetry. Roethke is regarded as one of the most accomplished and influential poets of his generation. Roethke's work is characterized by its introspection, rhythm and natural imagery (wikipedia)