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Randall Jarrell Quotes: "A poet is a man who manages, in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms, to be struck by lightning five or six times."

A poet is a man who manages, in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms, to be struck by lightning five or six times.





Randall Jarrell Quotes: "I think that one possible definition of our modern culture is that it is one in which nine-tenths of our intellectuals can't read any poetry."

I think that one possible definition of our modern culture is that it is one in which nine-tenths of our intellectuals can't read any poetry.



Randall Jarrell Quotes: "One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child."

One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.




Randall Jarrell Quotes: "There is something essentially ridiculous about critics, anyway: what is good is good without our saying so, and beneath all our majesty we know this."

There is something essentially ridiculous about critics, anyway: what is good is good without our saying so, and beneath all our majesty we know this.



Randall Jarrell Quotes: "A good poet is someone who manages in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms to be struck by lightning five or six times."

A good poet is someone who manages in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms to be struck by lightning five or six times.



Randall Jarrell Quotes: "More and more people think of the critic as an indispensable middle man between writer and reader and would no more read a book alone if they could help it than have a baby alone."

More and more people think of the critic as an indispensable middle man between writer and reader and would no more read a book alone if they could help it than have a baby alone.




Randall Jarrell Quotes: "The novel is a prose narrative of some length that has something wrong with it."

The novel is a prose narrative of some length that has something wrong with it.



Randall Jarrell Quotes: "Ezra Pound - idiosyncrasy on a monument."

Ezra Pound - idiosyncrasy on a monument.