Dylan Thomas Quotes

Oh, let me midlife mourn by the shrined And druid herons' vows The voyage to ruin I must run, Dawn ships clouted aground, Yet, though I cry with tumbledown tongue, Count my blessings aloud....
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Poem on his birthday."
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All world was one, one windy nothing, My world was christened in a stream of milk.
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "From love's first fever to her plague."
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Washington isn't a city, it's an abstraction.
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. Quoted in John Malcolm Brinnin, Dylan Thomas in America, ch. 1 (1956).
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And from the first declension of the flesh I learnt man's tongue, to twist the shapes of thoughts Into the stony idiom of the brain....
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "From love's first fever to her plague."
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It shall be said that gods are stone. Shall a dropped stone drum on the ground, Flung gravel chime? Let the stones speak With tongues that talk all tongues.
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Shall gods be said to thump the clouds."
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Grief thief of time crawls off....
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Grief thief of time."
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Shall gods be said to thump the clouds When clouds are cursed by thunder, Be said to weep when weather howls?
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Shall gods be said to thump the clouds."
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The old forget the grief, Hack of the cough, the hanging albatross, Cast back the bone of youth....
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Grief thief of time."
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I have heard many years of telling, And many years should see some change. The ball I threw while playing in the park Has not yet reached the ground.
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Should lanterns shine."
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Symbols are selected from the years' Slow rounding of four seasons' coasts....
Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Here in this spring."
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