Robert Penn Warren Quotes

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Born: April 24, 1905, Guthrie, Kentucky, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Stratton, Vermont, USA, September 15, 1989
Occupation: Author

1.
How do poems grow? They grow out of your life.
- Robert Penn Warren

2.
The poem is a little myth of man's capacity of making life meaningful. And in the end, the poem is not a thing we see-it is, rather, a light by which we may see-and what we see is life.
- Robert Penn Warren

3.
The urge to write poetry is like having an itch. When the itch becomes annoying enough, you scratch it.
- Robert Penn Warren

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