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Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I saw no heaven - but in her I saw no heaven - but in her eyes. Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Lord help my poor soul. Lord help my poor soul. Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: But the memory of past sorrowis it not But the memory of past sorrow
is it not present joy?
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Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Solange Nicole: Think of my rants and posts as they Think of my rants and posts as they would come from Edgar, Vincent, and Dali. Solange Nicole
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: To die laughing must be the most glorious To die laughing must be the most glorious of all glorious deaths! Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: You will observe that the stories told are You will observe that the stories told are all about money-seekers, not about money-finders. Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It would be mockery to call such dreariness It would be mockery to call such dreariness heaven at all. Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Man is an animal that diddles, and there Man is an animal that diddles, and there is no animal that diddles but man. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I remained too much inside my head and I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I'm a writer. Therefore, I am not sane. I'm a writer. Therefore, I am not sane. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore. Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Once upon a midnight dreary Once upon a midnight dreary — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Stupidity is a talent for misconception. Stupidity is a talent for misconception. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It was many and many a year ago, It was many and many a year ago, in a kingdom by the sea ... — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I call to mind flatness and dampness; and I call to mind flatness and dampness; and then all is madness - the madness of a memory which busies itself among forbidden things. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: He must be theory-mad beyond redemption who ... He must be theory-mad beyond redemption who ... shall ... persist in attempting to reconcile the obstinate oils and waters of Poetry and Truth. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: A poem deserves its title only inasmuch as A poem deserves its title only inasmuch as it excites, by elevating the soul. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: to do wrong for the wrong's sake only to do wrong for the wrong's sake only — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: The plots of God are perfect. The Universe The plots of God are perfect. The Universe is a plot of God. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By John Lennon: Man, you should have seen them kicking Edgar Man, you should have seen them kicking Edgar Allan Poe. — John Lennon
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Never to suffer would never to have been Never to suffer would never to have been blessed. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: He who pleases is of more importance to He who pleases is of more importance to his fellow man than he who instructs. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I have great faith in fools - self-confidence I have great faith in fools - self-confidence my friends will call it. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: But Psyche uplifting her finger said: Sadly this But Psyche uplifting her finger said: Sadly this star I mistrust — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Grammar is the analysis of language. Grammar is the analysis of language. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It was well said of a certain German It was well said of a certain German book that 'er lasst sich nicht lesen" - it does not permit itself to be read. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I heard all things in the heaven and I heard all things in the heaven and in the earth.I heard many things in hell. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Trust to the fickle star within. Trust to the fickle star within. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: In reading some books we occupy ourselves chiefly In reading some books we occupy ourselves chiefly with the thoughts of the author; in perusing others, exclusively with our own. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: For passion must, with youth, expire. For passion must, with youth, expire. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I have, indeed, no abhorrence of danger, except I have, indeed, no abhorrence of danger, except in its absolute effect - in terror. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Long suffering had nearly annihilated all my ordinary Long suffering had nearly annihilated all my ordinary powers of mind. I was an imbecile - an idiot. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I love me a good sheep. I love me a good sheep. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: And boyhood is a summer sun / Whose And boyhood is a summer sun / Whose waning is the dreariest one
/ For all we live to know is known, / And all we seek to keep hath flown
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Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It is evident that we are hurrying onward It is evident that we are hurrying onward to some exciting knowledge - some never-to-be-imparted secret, whose attainment is destruction. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By H.P. Lovecraft: No formal course in fiction-writing can equal a No formal course in fiction-writing can equal a close and observant perusal of the stories of Edgar Allan Poe or Ambrose Bierce. — H.P. Lovecraft
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By John Green: If I'm too old to be Emo, how If I'm too old to be Emo, how do you account for the very Emo and very old Edgar Allan Poe? Checkmate! — John Green
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: And then there stole into my fancy, like And then there stole into my fancy, like a rich musical note, the thought of what sweet rest there must be in the grave. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: His heart is a suspended lute; As soon His heart is a suspended lute; As soon as you touch it, it resonates. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Villains!' I shrieked. 'Dissemble no more! I admit Villains!' I shrieked. 'Dissemble no more! I admit the deed! Tear up the planks! Here, here! It is the beating of his hideous heart! — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: A fool, for example, thinks Shakespeare a great A fool, for example, thinks Shakespeare a great poet ... yet the fool has never read Shakespeare. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: If [a short story author's] very initial sentence If [a short story author's] very initial sentence tend not to the out bringing of this effect, then he has failed in his first step. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By P.G. Wodehouse: It was all Mrs. Waddington could do to It was all Mrs. Waddington could do to refrain from hurling a bust of Edgar Allan Poe at her head. — P.G. Wodehouse
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It was my choice or chance or curse It was my choice or chance or curse To adopt the cause for better or worse And with my worldly goods & wit And soul & body worship it - — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It is a happiness to wonder; it is It is a happiness to wonder;
it is a happiness to dream. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: If in many of my productions terror has If in many of my productions terror has been the thesis, I maintain that terror is not of Germany, but of the soul. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Now this is the point. You fancy me Now this is the point. You fancy me a mad. Madmen know nothing. But you should have seen me. You should have seen how wisely I proceeded ... — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Have been sufficient to establish its real character. Have been sufficient to establish its real character. Indeed, however — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Thank Heaven! The crisis /The danger is past, Thank Heaven! The crisis /The danger is past, and the lingering illness, is over at last /, and the fever called 'Living' is conquered at last. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Be nothing which thou art not Be nothing which thou art not — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: In efforts to soar above our nature, we In efforts to soar above our nature, we invariably fall below it. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: I hold that a long poem does not I hold that a long poem does not exist. I maintain that the phrase, "a long poem," is simply a flat contradiction in terms. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Sometimes I'm terrified of my heart; of its Sometimes I'm terrified of my heart; of its constant hunger for whatever it is it wants. The way it stops and starts. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Indeed, there is an eloquence in true enthusiasm Indeed, there is an eloquence in true enthusiasm that is not to be doubted. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: The secret of a poem, no less than The secret of a poem, no less than a jest's prosperity, lies in the ear of him that hears it. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance. Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Beauty is the sole legitimate province of the Beauty is the sole legitimate province of the poem. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: For my own part, I have never had For my own part, I have never had a thought which I could not set down in words, with even more distinctness than that with which I conceived it. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: It is impossible to say how first the It is impossible to say how first the idea entered my brain; but once conceived, it haunted me day and night. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Max Jacob: The raven of Edgar Allan Poe has a The raven of Edgar Allan Poe has a halo that he extinguishes from time to time

("Spanish Generosity") — Max Jacob
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: The truth is, I am heartily sick of The truth is, I am heartily sick of this life & of the nineteenth century in general. (I am convinced that every thing is going wrong.) — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: But it is a trait in the perversity But it is a trait in the perversity of human nature to reject the obvious and the ready, for the far-distant and equivocal. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Let me glimpse inside your velvet bones. Let me glimpse inside your velvet bones. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: To speak algebraically, Mr. M. is execrable, but To speak algebraically, Mr. M. is execrable, but Mr. G. is (x + 1)- ecrable. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Marking a book is literally an experience of Marking a book is literally an experience of your differences or agreements with the author. It is the highest respect you can pay him. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: In no affairs of mere prejudice, pro or In no affairs of mere prejudice, pro or con, do we deduce inferences with entire certainty, even from the most simple data. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: If any ambitious man have a fancy to If any ambitious man have a fancy to revolutionize, at one effort, the universal world of human thought, human opinion, and human sentiment ... — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: The world is a great ocean, upon which The world is a great ocean, upon which we encounter more tempestuous storms than calms. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: With me poetry has not been a purpose, With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Poe: The past is a pebble in my shoe. The past is a pebble in my shoe. — Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: The best things in life make you sweaty. The best things in life make you sweaty. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: A man's grammar, like Caesar's wife, should not A man's grammar, like Caesar's wife, should not only be pure, but above suspicion of impurity. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: A dirge for her the doubly dead in A dirge for her the doubly dead in that she died so young. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: And rays of truth you cannot seeAre flashing And rays of truth you cannot see
Are flashing thro' Eternity
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Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: If you wish to forget anything on the If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered. — Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe Quotes By Edgar Allan Poe: Perched upon a bust of Pallas, just above Perched upon a bust of Pallas, just above my chamber door,- Perched, and sat, and nothing more. — Edgar Allan Poe