Robert Graves 1895 - 1985

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Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists; though their field-work among primitive peoples has often made them forget the language of science.
Robert Graves (1895-1985), British poet, novelist. Speech, December 6, 1963, London School of Economics. "Mammon," Mammon and the Black Goddess (1965).
What we now call "finance" is, I hold, an intellectual perversion of what began as warm human love.
Robert Graves (1895-1985), British poet, novelist. speech, Dec. 6, 1963, London School of Economics. "Mammon," Mammon and the Black Goddess (1965).
If there's no money in poetry, neither is there poetry in money.
Robert Graves (1895-1985), British poet, novelist. speech, Dec. 6, 1963, London School of Economics. "Mammon," Mammon and the Black Goddess (1965).

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I love your poems so sad but so good. It really describes how life was like in the war a lot.
he is cool poet if you don't agree with me then leave
Looking for a Robert Graves poem entitled The Red Ribbon Dream. Can't find it anywhere.
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