Aristotle Poetry Quotes

View some of the most famous Poetry quotes by Aristotle; Click on the quote page to view more details about the quote.

Poetry quotes by other authors

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What did Aristotle say about Poetry?

Aristotle has written many quotes about Poetry. E.g.,

  • Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
  • Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars.

What are the top most famous Poetry quotes by Aristotle?

Here are the top most famous quotes about Poetry by Aristotle.

  • Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
  • Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars.