Rita Dove Quotes and its meanings

Rita Dove has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Age Alone Amazing Death Imagination Learning Poetry Success Trust

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What does Rita Dove write about?

Rita Dove has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about age, alone, amazing, death, imagination, learning, poetry, success & trust. People always share Age quotes, Alone quotes, amazing, death, imagination, learning, poetry, success & trust from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Rita Dove?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Rita Dove.

  • I was apprehensive. I feared every time I talked about poetry, it would be filtered through the lens of race, sex, and age.
  • One definition of eternity is that we are not alone on this planet, that there are those who've gone before and those who will come, and that there is a community of spirits.
  • I thought, after the Pulitzer, at least nothing will surprise me quite that much in my life. And another one happened. It was quite amazing.
  • What is ironic is that Allen Ginsberg's importance was in its twilight for so many years that it took his death to bring it to the front page. He electrified an entire world!
  • You have to imagine it possible before you can see something. You can have the evidence right in front of you, but if you can't imagine something that has never existed before, it's impossible.
  • Without imagination we can go nowhere. And imagination is not restricted to the arts. Every scientist I have met who has been a success has had to imagine.
  • My father is a chemist, my mother was a homemaker. My parents instilled in us the feeling that learning was the most exciting thing that could happen to you, and it never ends.
  • Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.
  • I try to show what it is about language and music that enthralls, because I think those are the two elements of poetry.
  • If we really want to be full and generous in spirit, we have no choice but to trust at some level.