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Christian Wiman Quotes: "Nature poets can't walk across the backyard without tripping over an epiphany."

Nature poets can't walk across the backyard without tripping over an epiphany.




Christian Wiman Quotes: "Sometimes God calls a person to unbelief in order that faith may take new forms."

Sometimes God calls a person to unbelief in order that faith may take new forms.




Christian Wiman Quotes: "To be truly alive is to feel one's ultimate existence within one's daily existence."

To be truly alive is to feel one's ultimate existence within one's daily existence.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "Human imagination is not simply our means of reaching out to God but God's means of manifesting himself to us."

Human imagination is not simply our means of reaching out to God but God's means of manifesting himself to us.




Christian Wiman Quotes: "I don't think that someone who does not speak the original language can ever expect to produce a real translation."

I don't think that someone who does not speak the original language can ever expect to produce a real translation.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "We should be suspicious when God's call conforms so neatly to our own inclinations."

We should be suspicious when God's call conforms so neatly to our own inclinations.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "I honestly don’t know whether I am describing something essential about the way we know God or merely my own weakness of mind."

I honestly don’t know whether I am describing something essential about the way we know God or merely my own weakness of mind.




Christian Wiman Quotes: "I find myself continually falling back into wounds, wishes, terrors I thought I had risen beyond."

I find myself continually falling back into wounds, wishes, terrors I thought I had risen beyond.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "I'm drawn to this range, that's for sure, but I suppose the thing that most appeals to me about Mandelstam is the sense you get from every poem that everything - the poet's very soul - is at stake."

I'm drawn to this range, that's for sure, but I suppose the thing that most appeals to me about Mandelstam is the sense you get from every poem that everything - the poet's very soul - is at stake.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "Wonder is the precondition for all wisdom."

Wonder is the precondition for all wisdom.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "It's just that different emotions and perceptions demand different frequencies and intensities."

It's just that different emotions and perceptions demand different frequencies and intensities.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "I suppose I do believe that the greatest art consoles a wound that it creates, that art can give you the capacity to endure and respond to the pain it forces you to feel. Psychological pain, I mean."

I suppose I do believe that the greatest art consoles a wound that it creates, that art can give you the capacity to endure and respond to the pain it forces you to feel. Psychological pain, I mean.




Christian Wiman Quotes: "Mandelstam was an artistic genius, the sort that any century produces only a handful of."

Mandelstam was an artistic genius, the sort that any century produces only a handful of.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "Mandelstam - his gift and the untamable nature of it - was like a thorn in Stalin's brain."

Mandelstam - his gift and the untamable nature of it - was like a thorn in Stalin's brain.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "I think of translations as passing some scholarly smell test: you can read the words of the translation and be reasonably sure of what the words are in the original."

I think of translations as passing some scholarly smell test: you can read the words of the translation and be reasonably sure of what the words are in the original.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "God is with us, not beyond us, in suffering."

God is with us, not beyond us, in suffering.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "One of the ways in which I feel close to God is writing poetry."

One of the ways in which I feel close to God is writing poetry.



Christian Wiman Quotes: "Christ is not alive now because he rose from the dead two thousand years ago. He rose from the dead two thousand years ago because he is alive right now."

Christ is not alive now because he rose from the dead two thousand years ago. He rose from the dead two thousand years ago because he is alive right now.