Haiku Quotes

Collection of top 100 famous quotes about Haiku

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Haiku Quotes By Tyler Knott Gregson: Lay down your roots now,let them wrap tight Lay down your roots now,
let them wrap tight around mine,
sink deep in the soil. — Tyler Knott Gregson
Haiku Quotes By Frank Horvat: To me, photography is not just a visual To me, photography is not just a visual art, but something closer to poetry - or at least to some poetry, such as the haiku. — Frank Horvat
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Gingerbread houseswith gumdrops and peppermintand marshmallow snow. Gingerbread houses
with gumdrops and peppermint
and marshmallow snow. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Anonymous: This is a haikuHaiku's don't have to make This is a haiku
Haiku's don't have to make sense
Refrigerator — Anonymous
Haiku Quotes By Tomas Transtromer: Death stoops over me.I'm a problem in chess. Death stoops over me.
I'm a problem in chess. He
has the solution. — Tomas Transtromer
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: Ah, it is spring,Great spring it is now,Great, Ah, it is spring,
Great spring it is now,
Great, great spring -
Ah, Great - — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By J. Benson: Absence of problems does not lead to happiness. Absence of problems
does not lead to happiness.
Dealing with them does. — J. Benson
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Twinkle tiny star.Oh, how great you truly are!God's Twinkle tiny star.
Oh, how great you truly are!
God's sign from afar. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Timothy Salter: Mountains clothed in snowRobed in white against blue Mountains clothed in snow
Robed in white against blue skies
Mirrored in the lake. — Timothy Salter
Haiku Quotes By Basho Matsuo: All Heaven and EarthFlowered white obliterate...Snow...unceasing snow All Heaven and Earth
Flowered white obliterate...
Snow...unceasing snow — Basho Matsuo
Haiku Quotes By Geetika Kohli: Whirling of her skirts,a chequered carpet beneath-sunset dawns Whirling of her skirts,
a chequered carpet beneath-
sunset dawns outside. — Geetika Kohli
Haiku Quotes By Kristen Henderson: You think it's a game?Unintelligible? Ha!Envision no spoons.This You think it's a game?
Unintelligible? Ha!
Envision no spoons.

This is serious.
It is a matter of joy
versus emptiness. — Kristen Henderson
Haiku Quotes By Lee Wardlaw: Waitlet me back in!Waitlet me back out! Wait
let me back in!
Wait
let me back out! — Lee Wardlaw
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: Lightningdoesn't leave you enlightened - good to know Lightning
doesn't leave you enlightened
- good to know that — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Shepherds lift their heads,not to gaze at a Shepherds lift their heads,
not to gaze at a new light
but to hear angels. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Kobayashi Issa: Hi! My little hutIs newly-thatched I see ... Hi! My little hut
Is newly-thatched I see ...
Blue morning-glories — Kobayashi Issa
Haiku Quotes By Sonia Sanchez: Come windless invaderI am a carnival ofStars, a Come windless invader
I am a carnival of
Stars, a poem of blood. — Sonia Sanchez
Haiku Quotes By Kurt Brindley: ...none live less the spark ...none live less the spark — Kurt Brindley
Haiku Quotes By Tyler Knott Gregson: If you give me homeI will give you If you give me home
I will give you adventure.
It's both we can have. — Tyler Knott Gregson
Haiku Quotes By Robert Hass: The basis of art is change in the The basis of art is change in the universe. — Robert Hass
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: My stomach rumbles.Plates of cookies, cake, and fudge.Christmastime My stomach rumbles.
Plates of cookies, cake, and fudge.
Christmastime is here. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Nikki Skies: I preserve my worldin journals so my children I preserve my world
in journals so my children
can eat without me — Nikki Skies
Haiku Quotes By Philip Pullman: Besides, if you want to write something perfect, Besides, if you want to write something perfect, write a haiku. Anything longer is bound to have a few passages that don't work as well as they might. — Philip Pullman
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Glittering tinsel,lights, glass balls, and candy canesdangle from Glittering tinsel,
lights, glass balls, and candy canes
dangle from pine trees. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Cheryl Strayed: The good things aren't a movie. There isn't The good things aren't a movie. There isn't enough to make a reel. The good things are a poem, barely longer than a haiku. There — Cheryl Strayed
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: The haiku that reveals seventy to eighty percent The haiku that reveals seventy to eighty percent of its subject is good. Those that reveal fifty to sixty percent, we never tire of. — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By A.A. Patawaran: I exaggerateThere is a lie in my truthLook! I exaggerate
There is a lie in my truth
Look! My soul is blue — A.A. Patawaran
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: A new star shines bright.Angels herald the good A new star shines bright.
Angels herald the good news.
The Christ child is born. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Douglas Hofstadter: Meaning lies as much in the mind of Meaning lies as much in the mind of the reader as in the Haiku. — Douglas Hofstadter
Haiku Quotes By Shiki Masaoka: thinking how soonall in this world passesI lovedthe thinking how soon
all in this world passes
I loved
the yellow roses
that now have scattered — Shiki Masaoka
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: Why so scrawny, cat?Starving for fat fish or Why so scrawny, cat?
Starving for fat fish or mice ...
Or backyard love? — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: A box sits empty,wanting to hold and protect.Hollow A box sits empty,
wanting to hold and protect.
Hollow tears it cries. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Kobayashi Issa: The world of dewis the world of dew.And The world of dew
is the world of dew.
And yet, and yet
Kobayashi Issa
Haiku Quotes By James Turrell: Remember technology does not make good work. You Remember technology does not make good work. You can still write a poem on a brown paper bag, and haiku is just as profound as the pyramids. — James Turrell
Haiku Quotes By Shushiki: Dead my old fine hopesAnd dry my dreaming Dead my old fine hopes
And dry my dreaming but still ...
Iris, blue each spring — Shushiki
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Rare and precious gifts,gold and myrrh and frankincense,to Rare and precious gifts,
gold and myrrh and frankincense,
to offer a king. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: Everyone in this househas gray hair, walks with Everyone in this house
has gray hair, walks with a cane,
visits the graveyard — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By Tyler Knott Gregson: Please don't break this heart, it's endured so Please don't break this heart, it's endured so very much, it survived the fall. — Tyler Knott Gregson
Haiku Quotes By A.K. White: A weeping grey skydescends on my umbrella-Bright daffodils A weeping grey sky
descends on my umbrella-
Bright daffodils dance. — A.K. White
Haiku Quotes By Chiyo Ni: But for their cries,The herons would be lostAmidst But for their cries,
The herons would be lost
Amidst the morning snow. — Chiyo Ni
Haiku Quotes By Tyler Knott Gregson: Just keep waking up, dragging yourself out of Just keep waking up,
dragging yourself out of bed.
It will get better. — Tyler Knott Gregson
Haiku Quotes By Santoka Taneda: Haiku is not a shriek, a howl, a Haiku is not a shriek, a howl, a sigh, or a yawn; rather, it is the deep breath of life. — Santoka Taneda
Haiku Quotes By Ryan Mecum: You are so luckythat I cannot rememberhow to You are so lucky
that I cannot remember
how to use doorknobs. — Ryan Mecum
Haiku Quotes By Matthew Quick: You may exist inthis worldbut I exist tooand You may exist in
this world
but I exist too
and I will not yield — Matthew Quick
Haiku Quotes By Jakub Bozydar Wisniewski: For the greater good":the phrase that always precedesthe For the greater good":
the phrase that always precedes
the greatest evil. — Jakub Bozydar Wisniewski
Haiku Quotes By Lee Wardlaw: Sorry about thesquishy in your shoe. Must'vebeen something Sorry about the
squishy in your shoe. Must've
been something I ate. — Lee Wardlaw
Haiku Quotes By Kristen Henderson: I write for pages,get lost in the mezzaninehidden I write for pages,
get lost in the mezzanine
hidden from stages. — Kristen Henderson
Haiku Quotes By Wendy Shreve: Tidal waves surge forward,And in their wake, Stale Tidal waves surge forward,
And in their wake, Stale water is replenished.
(Haiku from Chapter Thirty, SHADOWWATER) — Wendy Shreve
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: Pausing between cloudsthe moon restsin the eyes of Pausing between clouds
the moon rests
in the eyes of its beholders — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By J. Benson: When you touch a life, strive to leave When you touch a life,
strive to leave it the better
for the change you make — J. Benson
Haiku Quotes By A.K. White: Oh, sweet cherry tree-how lovely your blossoms are.Spring Oh, sweet cherry tree-
how lovely your blossoms are.
Spring brings joy to life. — A.K. White
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Because," said a boy."Because why?" asked a young Because," said a boy.
"Because why?" asked a young girl.
"Because I love you. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: Go put on your mask.Say 'trick-or-treat' in costume.It's Go put on your mask.
Say 'trick-or-treat' in costume.
It's All Hallows Eve. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Ryan Mecum: Beth from accountingis just sitting in her careating Beth from accounting
is just sitting in her car
eating spaghetti. — Ryan Mecum
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: The Christmas spiritwhispers softly in my ear,Go be The Christmas spirit
whispers softly in my ear,
Go be of good cheer. — Richelle E. Goodrich
Haiku Quotes By Basho Matsuo: Old pond - frogs jumped in - sound Old pond - frogs jumped in - sound of water — Basho Matsuo
Haiku Quotes By Biz Stone: I've seen people twitter in haiku only. I've seen people twitter in haiku only. — Biz Stone
Haiku Quotes By Mem Fox: Writing a picture book is like writing 'War Writing a picture book is like writing 'War and Peace' in Haiku. — Mem Fox
Haiku Quotes By J. Benson: We are successful the moment we start toward We are successful
the moment we start toward
a laudable goal — J. Benson
Haiku Quotes By Ian Fleming: You only live twice:Once when you are bornAnd You only live twice:
Once when you are born
And once when you look death in the face — Ian Fleming
Haiku Quotes By Munia Khan: his abusemakes her an anvilwithout spark his abuse
makes her an anvil
without spark — Munia Khan
Haiku Quotes By Buson: You must remain. I must depart.Two autumns falling You must remain. I must depart.
Two autumns falling in the heart. — Buson
Haiku Quotes By Don Barnard: Every bonsaidreams of being a tall tree - Every bonsai
dreams of being a tall tree -
until the wind blows — Don Barnard
Haiku Quotes By Eric Micha'el Leventhal: I knew I loved youwhen 'home' went from I knew I loved you
when 'home' went from being a place
to being a person. — Eric Micha'el Leventhal
Haiku Quotes By A.A. Patawaran: Blank pages are cruelPure torture in white or Blank pages are cruel
Pure torture in white or beige
But how else to start — A.A. Patawaran
Haiku Quotes By Basho Matsuo: Many solemn nights Blond moon, we stand and Many solemn nights
Blond moon, we stand and marvel...
Sleeping our noons away — Basho Matsuo
Haiku Quotes By R.H. Blyth: The love of nature is religion, and that The love of nature is religion, and that religion is poetry; these three things are one thing. This is the unspoken creed of haiku poets. — R.H. Blyth
Haiku Quotes By J. Benson: Sharing oft leaves less. But with love the Sharing oft leaves less.
But with love the more we share,
the fuller our hearts. — J. Benson
Haiku Quotes By J. Benson: Life without challenge is life denied any chance Life without challenge
is life denied any chance
for one to achieve. — J. Benson
Haiku Quotes By Kristen Henderson: As a woman still,without the right kind of As a woman still,
without the right kind of mouth,
my tongue's of no use. — Kristen Henderson
Haiku Quotes By Shiki Masaoka: how much longeris my life?a brief night... how much longer
is my life?
a brief night... — Shiki Masaoka
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: April's air stirs in Willow-leaves ... a butterflyFloats April's air stirs in
Willow-leaves ... a butterfly
Floats and balances — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: The River Mogami has drownedFar and deepBeneath its The River Mogami has drowned
Far and deep
Beneath its surging waves
The flaming sun of summer — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By Robert Hass: Don't worry, spiders,I keep housecasually. Don't worry, spiders,
I keep house
casually. — Robert Hass
Haiku Quotes By Kurt Brindley: forge forever ontho' dark death rewards us allforge forge forever on
tho' dark death rewards us all
forge forever on — Kurt Brindley
Haiku Quotes By Ryan Mecum: Bitting into headsis much harder than it looks.The Bitting into heads
is much harder than it looks.
The skull is feisty. — Ryan Mecum
Haiku Quotes By Matsuo Basho: This autumn-why am I growing old?bird disappearing among This autumn-
why am I growing old?
bird disappearing among clouds. — Matsuo Basho
Haiku Quotes By Benny Cramer: Haikus are quite hardYou always have to count Haikus are quite hard
You always have to count them
...Chunky applesauce? — Benny Cramer
Haiku Quotes By Richelle E. Goodrich: A gentleman willNever allow a ladyTo feel less A gentleman will
Never allow a lady
To feel less than grand. — Richelle E. Goodrich