Marianne Moore Quotes

- Notable Marianne Moore Quotes Index -

Born: 1887-11-15, Kirkwood, Missouri
Birth Country: USA
Died: New York City, 1972-02-05
Occupation: Poet

1.
As contagion of sickness makes sickness, contagion of trust can make trust.
- Marianne Moore

2.
Beauty is everlasting And dust is for a time.
- Marianne Moore

3.
I see no reason for calling my work poetry except that there is no other category in which to put it.
- Marianne Moore

4.
Poetry is all nouns and verbs.
- Marianne Moore

5.
Poetry is the art of creating imaginary gardens with real toads.
- Marianne Moore

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