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T.S. Eliot Quotes

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«We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive at what we started And know the place for the first time» — T.S. Eliot
«This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper.» — T.S. Eliot
«Light Light The visible reminder of Invisible Light.» — T.S. Eliot
«We returned to our palaces, these Kingdoms, but no longer at ease here in the old dispensation, with an alien people clutching their gods. I should be glad of another death.» — T.S. Eliot
«We had the experience but missed the meaning. And approach to the meaning restores the experience in a different form.» — T.S. Eliot
«And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time.» — T.S. Eliot
«I read, much of the night, and go south in the winter.» — T.S. Eliot
«I've measured out my life in coffee spoons.» — T.S. Eliot
«The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first.» — T.S. Eliot
«But the Church cannot be, in any political sense, either conservative or liberal, or revolutionary. Conservatism is too often conservation of the wrong things: liberalism a relaxation of discipline; revolution a denial of the permanent things.» — T.S. Eliot
«As she laughed I was aware of becoming involved in her laughter and being part of it, until her teeth were only accidental stars with a talent for squad-drill.» — T.S. Eliot
«Till Human voices wake us, and we drown.» — T.S. Eliot
«Anxiety is the handmaiden of creativity.» — T.S. Eliot
«And would it have been worth it, after all, Would it have been worth while, After the sunsets and the dooryards and the sprinkled streets, After the novels, after the teacups, after the skirts that trail along the floor - And this, and so much more? -» — T.S. Eliot
«Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.» — T.S. Eliot
«Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.» — T.S. Eliot
«We are the hollow men We are the stuffed men Leaning together Headpiece filled with straw... This is the way the world ends This is the way the world ends This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper» — T.S. Eliot
«If you haven't the strength to impose your own terms upon life, then you must accept the terms it offers you.» — T.S. Eliot
«No poet, no artist of any art, has his complete meaning alone. His significance, his appreciation is the appreciation of his relation to the dead poets and artists. You cannot value him alone; you must set him, for contrast and comparison, among the dead.» — T.S. Eliot
«There is one who remembers the way to your door: Life you may evade, but Death you shall not.» — T.S. Eliot
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