Pablo Neruda Quotes

“I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests.”
“When I got the chance I asked them a slew of questions. They offered to burn me; it was the only thing they knew.”
― Pablo Neruda
“En el amor, como agua del mar te has desatado. (In love, you have loosened yourself like seawater)”
― Pablo Neruda, The Captains Verses
“I am everybody and every time, I always call myself by your name.”
― Pablo Neruda
“Absence is a house so vast that inside you will pass through its walls and hang pictures on the air.”
― Pablo Neruda
“We must dream our way.”
― Pablo Neruda
“Every day you play with the light of the universe.”
― Pablo Neruda, Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair
“He who has nothing—it has been said many times—has nothing to lose but his chains.”
― Pablo Neruda
“Like a jar you housed the infinite tenderness, and the infinite oblivion shattered you like a jar.”
― Pablo Neruda
“Everything is so alive, that I can be alive. Without moving I can see it all. In your life I see everything that lives.”
― Pablo Neruda