Federico Garcia Lorca Quotes

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Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: In the garden I will die. In the rosebush they will kill me. In the garden I will die. In the rosebush they will kill me.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Paint me a heaven of love with your bloodied mouth. Paint me a heaven of love with your bloodied mouth.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: What's the furthest corner? Because that's where I want to be, alone with the only thing that I love. What's the furthest corner? Because that's where I want to be, alone with the only thing that I love.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I know there is no straight road No straight road in this world Only a giant labyrinth Of intersecting crossroads I know there is no straight road No straight road in this world Only a giant labyrinth Of intersecting crossroads
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: A dead man in Spain is more alive than a dead man anywhere in the world. A dead man in Spain is more alive than a dead man anywhere in the world.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The Great SadnessYou can't look at yourselfin the ocean.Your looks fall apartlike tendrils of light.Night on earth. The Great Sadness
You can't look at yourself
in the ocean.
Your looks fall apart
like tendrils of light.
Night on earth.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I want to sleep for half a second, a second, a minute, a century,but I want everyone to know that I'm still alive ... I want to sleep for half a second,
a second, a minute, a century,
but I want everyone to know that I'm still alive ...
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Not for a moment, beautiful aged Walt Whitman, have I failed to see your beard full of butterflies. Not for a moment, beautiful aged Walt Whitman, have I failed to see your beard full of butterflies.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: My tongue is pierced with glass. My tongue is pierced with glass.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Green how I love you green. Green wind. Green boughs. The ship on the sea And the horse on the mountain. Green how I love you green. Green wind. Green boughs. The ship on the sea And the horse on the mountain.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: My God, I have come with the seeds of questions. I planted them, and they never flowered. My God, I have come with the seeds of questions. I planted them, and they never flowered.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Love is the kiss in the quiet nest while the leaves are trembling, mirrored in the water. Love is the kiss in the quiet nest while the leaves are trembling, mirrored in the water.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I want to be a poet, from head to toe, living and dying by poetry. I want to be a poet, from head to toe, living and dying by poetry.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Like a snake, my hearthas shed its skin.I hold it here in my hand,full of honey and wounds.- New Heart Like a snake, my heart
has shed its skin.
I hold it here in my hand,
full of honey and wounds.

- New Heart
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: In Spain the dead are more alive than the dead of any other country in the world. In Spain the dead are more alive than the dead of any other country in the world.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The important thing in life is to let the years carry us along. The important thing in life is to let the years carry us along.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: If blue is dreamwhat then innocence?What awaits the heartif Love bears no arrows? If blue is dream
what then innocence?
What awaits the heart
if Love bears no arrows?
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish. The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Today in my heart a vague trembling of stars and all roses are as white as my pain. Today in my heart a vague trembling of stars and all roses are as white as my pain.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The mirror is the mother dew, the book of desiccated twilights, echo become flesh. The mirror is the mother dew, the book of desiccated twilights, echo become flesh.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The night below. We two. Crystal of pain.You wept over great distances.My ache was a clutch of agoniesover your sickly heart of sand. The night below. We two. Crystal of pain.
You wept over great distances.
My ache was a clutch of agonies
over your sickly heart of sand.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Adam & Eve. The serpent cracked the mirror in a thousand pieces, & the apple was his rock. Adam & Eve. The serpent cracked the mirror in a thousand pieces, & the apple was his rock.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Fire is fed by fire. The same small flame destroys Two stalks of wheat at once. Fire is fed by fire. The same small flame destroys Two stalks of wheat at once.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I've often lost myself,in order to find the burn that keeps everything awake I've often lost myself,
in order to find the burn that keeps everything awake
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: My poetry is a game. My life is a game. But I am not a game. My poetry is a game. My life is a game. But I am not a game.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Damned, damned be the rich! May not even their fingernails be left! ... I'm sure that they are going to Hell head-first. Damned, damned be the rich! May not even their fingernails be left! ... I'm sure that they are going to Hell head-first.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Set in place the lovers who will afterwards be photographs. Set in place the lovers who will afterwards be photographs.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves. To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: In each thing there is an insinuation of death. Stillness, silence, serenity are all apprenticeships. In each thing there is an insinuation of death. Stillness, silence, serenity are all apprenticeships.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Every step we take on earth brings us to a new world. Every step we take on earth brings us to a new world.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Understand one single day fully, so you can love every night. Understand one single day fully, so you can love every night.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: As I have not worried to be born, I do not worry to die. As I have not worried to be born, I do not worry to die.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Don't ask me any questions. I've seen how things that seek their way find their void instead. Don't ask me any questions. I've seen how things that seek their way find their void instead.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Life is laughter amid a rosary of death. Life is laughter amid a rosary of death.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I'm afraid to be on this shore a trunk without limbs, and what I most regret is not to have flower, pulp, or clay for the worm of my suffering. I'm afraid to be on this shore a trunk without limbs, and what I most regret is not to have flower, pulp, or clay for the worm of my suffering.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: A poet must be a professor of the five senses and must open doors among them. A poet must be a professor of the five senses and must open doors among them.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Moon like a large stainedglass window that breaks on the ocean. Moon like a large stainedglass window that breaks on the ocean.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The snow is falling on the deserted field of my life, and my hopes, which roam far, are afraid of becoming frozen or lost. The snow is falling on the deserted field of my life, and my hopes, which roam far, are afraid of becoming frozen or lost.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Old women can see through walls. Old women can see through walls.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The groom is like a flower of gold. When he walks, blossoms at his feet unfold. The groom is like a flower of gold. When he walks, blossoms at his feet unfold.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Death, lonely death, Beneath the withered leaves. Death, lonely death, Beneath the withered leaves.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Hail, mute devil! You are the most intense animal. An eternal mystic of the fleshly inferno ... Hail, mute devil! You are the most intense animal. An eternal mystic of the fleshly inferno ...
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Men like to pleasure us, girl. They like to undo our plaits and give us water to drink from their own mouths. That's what makes the world go round. Men like to pleasure us, girl. They like to undo our plaits and give us water to drink from their own mouths. That's what makes the world go round.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: My head is full of fireand grief and my tongueruns wild, piercedwith shards of glass. My head is full of fire
and grief and my tongue
runs wild, pierced
with shards of glass.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Look at the longing, the anguish of a sad fossil world / that cannot find the accent of its first sob. Look at the longing, the anguish of a sad fossil world / that cannot find the accent of its first sob.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: If I told you the whole story it would never end ... What's happened to me has happened to a thousand woman. If I told you the whole story it would never end ... What's happened to me has happened to a thousand woman.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Besides black art, there is only automation and mechanization. Besides black art, there is only automation and mechanization.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: At the heart of all great art is an essential melancholy. At the heart of all great art is an essential melancholy.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Theatre is poetry that rises from the book and becomes human enough to talk and shout, weep and despair Theatre is poetry that rises from the book and becomes human enough to talk and shout, weep and despair
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: When the moon sails outwith a hundred faces all the same,the coins made of silverbreak out in sobs in the pocket. When the moon sails out
with a hundred faces all the same,
the coins made of silver
break out in sobs in the pocket.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Only mystery allows us to live, only mystery. Only mystery allows us to live, only mystery.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The world is a shoulder of dark meat (black flesh of an old mule). And the light is on the other side. The world is a shoulder of dark meat (black flesh of an old mule). And the light is on the other side.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I'll go to Santiago.And the banana tree a jellyfish. I'll go to Santiago.
And the banana tree a jellyfish.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The day hunger disappears, the world will see the greatest spiritual explosion humanity has ever seen. The day hunger disappears, the world will see the greatest spiritual explosion humanity has ever seen.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The one thing life has taught me is that most people spend their lives bottled up inside their houses doing the things they hate. The one thing life has taught me is that most people spend their lives bottled up inside their houses doing the things they hate.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Little black horse. Where are you taking your dead rider? Little black horse. Where are you taking your dead rider?
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I denounce everyonewho ignores the other half,the half that can't be redeemed I denounce everyone
who ignores the other half,
the half that can't be redeemed
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The bride, the white bride today a maiden, tomorrow a wife. The bride, the white bride today a maiden, tomorrow a wife.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Seville is a tower full of fine archers ... Under the arch of the sky, across the clear plain, she shoots the constant arrow of her river. Seville is a tower full of fine archers ... Under the arch of the sky, across the clear plain, she shoots the constant arrow of her river.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I am the immense shadow of my tears I am the immense shadow of my tears
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Death laid its eggs in the wound Death laid its eggs in the wound
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: The airpregnant with rainbowsshatters its mirrorsover the grove.- Air The air
pregnant with rainbows
shatters its mirrors
over the grove.

- Air
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: I have often lost myself in the sea, ears full of newly cut flowers, tongue full of love and agony. I have often lost myself in the sea, ears full of newly cut flowers, tongue full of love and agony.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Everything's a fan. Brother, open up your arms. God is the pivot. Everything's a fan. Brother, open up your arms. God is the pivot.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: AirThe airpregnant with rainbowsshatters its mirrorsover the grove. Air
The air
pregnant with rainbows
shatters its mirrors
over the grove.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: But now I am no longer I,nor is my house any longer my house. But now I am no longer I,
nor is my house any longer my house.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: But hurry, let's entwine ourselves as one, our mouth broken, our soul bitten by love, so time discovers us safely destroyed. But hurry, let's entwine ourselves as one, our mouth broken, our soul bitten by love, so time discovers us safely destroyed.
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: A confused labyrinth of smoky starsentangles my hopes,which are nearly faded A confused labyrinth
of smoky stars
entangles my hopes,
which are nearly faded
Federico Garcia Lorca quotes: Green how I want you green. Green wind. Green branches. Green how I want you green. Green wind. Green branches.