Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Prose Quotes

Find the best Prose quotes with images from our collection at QuotesLyfe. You can download, copy and even share it on Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, Linkedin, Pinterst, Reddit, etc. with your family, friends, colleagues, etc. The available pictures of Prose quotes can be used as your mobile or desktop wallpaper or screensaver. Also, remember to explore the Prose quote of the day.


Prose Quotes: "If geography is prose, maps are iconography."

If geography is prose, maps are iconography.




Prose Quotes: "Good authors, too, who once knew better words now only use four-letter words writing prose... anything goes."

Good authors, too, who once knew better words now only use four-letter words writing prose... anything goes.




Prose Quotes: "Summer for prose and lemons, for nakedness and languor."

Summer for prose and lemons, for nakedness and languor.



Prose Quotes: "Polyphonic prose is a kind of free verse, except that it is still freer. Polyphonic makes full use of cadence, rime, alliteration, assonance."

Polyphonic prose is a kind of free verse, except that it is still freer. Polyphonic makes full use of cadence, rime, alliteration, assonance.




Prose Quotes: "Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed, an architectonic one when it is built, and a textile one when it is woven."

Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed, an architectonic one when it is built, and a textile one when it is woven.



Prose Quotes: "I want the concentration and the romance, and the worlds all glued together, fused, glowing: have no time to waste any more on prose."

I want the concentration and the romance, and the worlds all glued together, fused, glowing: have no time to waste any more on prose.



Prose Quotes: "it wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg address was so short."

it wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg address was so short.




Prose Quotes: "It wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg address was so short. The laws of prose writing are as immutable as those of flight, of mathematics, of physics."

It wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg address was so short. The laws of prose writing are as immutable as those of flight, of mathematics, of physics.



Prose Quotes: "As poetry is the harmony of words, so music is that of notes; and as poetry is a rise above prose and oratory, so is music the exaltation of poetry."

As poetry is the harmony of words, so music is that of notes; and as poetry is a rise above prose and oratory, so is music the exaltation of poetry.



Prose Quotes: "The tradition of Russian literature is also an eastern tradition of learning poetry and prose by heart."

The tradition of Russian literature is also an eastern tradition of learning poetry and prose by heart.



Prose Quotes: "Strangely, Dante's Divine Comedy did not produce a prose of that creative height or it did so after centuries."

Strangely, Dante's Divine Comedy did not produce a prose of that creative height or it did so after centuries.



Prose Quotes: "When I put together a graphic novel, I don't think about literary prose. I think about storytelling."

When I put together a graphic novel, I don't think about literary prose. I think about storytelling.




Prose Quotes: "Always be a poet, even in prose."

Always be a poet, even in prose.



Prose Quotes: "He who writes prose builds his temple to Fame in rubble; he who writes verses builds it in granite. - Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, first Baron Lytton"

He who writes prose builds his temple to Fame in rubble; he who writes verses builds it in granite. - Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, first Baron Lytton



Prose Quotes: "He who writes prose builds his temple to Fame in rubble; he who writes verses builds it in granite."

He who writes prose builds his temple to Fame in rubble; he who writes verses builds it in granite.



Prose Quotes: "Prose, narratives, etcetera, can carry healing. Poetry does it more intensely."

Prose, narratives, etcetera, can carry healing. Poetry does it more intensely.



Prose Quotes: "When critics are waiting to pounce upon poetic style on exactly the same grounds as if it were prose, the poets tremble."

When critics are waiting to pounce upon poetic style on exactly the same grounds as if it were prose, the poets tremble.



Prose Quotes: "Read a lot - poems, prose, stories, newspapers, anything. Read books and poems that you think you will like and some that you think might not be for you. You might be surprised."

Read a lot - poems, prose, stories, newspapers, anything. Read books and poems that you think you will like and some that you think might not be for you. You might be surprised.



Prose Quotes: "Marriage is a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters in prose."

Marriage is a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters in prose.



Prose Quotes: "Writing is revision. All prose responds to work."

Writing is revision. All prose responds to work.



Prose Quotes: "The Italian prose tale had begun to exercise that influence as early as Chaucer's time: but circumstances and atmosphere were as yet unfavourable for its growth."

The Italian prose tale had begun to exercise that influence as early as Chaucer's time: but circumstances and atmosphere were as yet unfavourable for its growth.



Prose Quotes: "Histories never conclude; they just pause their prose. Their stories are, if they are truthful, untidy affairs, resistant to windings-up and sortings-out. They beat raggedly on into the future."

Histories never conclude; they just pause their prose. Their stories are, if they are truthful, untidy affairs, resistant to windings-up and sortings-out. They beat raggedly on into the future.



Prose Quotes: "To hell with reality! I want to die in music, not in reason or in prose."

To hell with reality! I want to die in music, not in reason or in prose.



Prose Quotes: "To overcome the academic prose you have first to overcome the academic pose."

To overcome the academic prose you have first to overcome the academic pose.



Prose Quotes: "A dog, I have always said, is prose; a cat is a poem."

A dog, I have always said, is prose; a cat is a poem.



Prose Quotes: "The most beautiful prose paragraph yet written by any American."

The most beautiful prose paragraph yet written by any American.



Prose Quotes: "Poetry is a language in which man explores his own amazement."

Poetry is a language in which man explores his own amazement.



Prose Quotes: "The most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or a piece of prose he or she really loves is to learn it by heart. Not by brain, by heart; the expression is vital."

The most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or a piece of prose he or she really loves is to learn it by heart. Not by brain, by heart; the expression is vital.



Prose Quotes: "No subject is terrible if the story is true, if the prose is clean and honest, and if it affirms courage and grace under pressure."

No subject is terrible if the story is true, if the prose is clean and honest, and if it affirms courage and grace under pressure.



Prose Quotes: "Warfare is the father of all good things, it is also the father of good prose!"

Warfare is the father of all good things, it is also the father of good prose!



Prose Quotes: "Narrative prose is a legal wife, while drama is a posturing, boisterous, cheeky and wearisome mistress."

Narrative prose is a legal wife, while drama is a posturing, boisterous, cheeky and wearisome mistress.



Prose Quotes: "There is no form of prose more difficult to understand and more tedious to read than the average scientific paper."

There is no form of prose more difficult to understand and more tedious to read than the average scientific paper.



Prose Quotes: "The Last Of England works with image and sound, a language which is nearer to poetry than prose. It tells its story quite happily in silent images, in contrast to a word-bound cinema."

The Last Of England works with image and sound, a language which is nearer to poetry than prose. It tells its story quite happily in silent images, in contrast to a word-bound cinema.



Prose Quotes: "My preference is for prose with more silence in it, language that contains more pockets of strangeness."

My preference is for prose with more silence in it, language that contains more pockets of strangeness.



Prose Quotes: "An essential element for good writing is a good ear: One must listen to the sound of one's own prose."

An essential element for good writing is a good ear: One must listen to the sound of one's own prose.



Prose Quotes: "When we share - that is poetry in the prose of life."

When we share - that is poetry in the prose of life.



Prose Quotes: "The age is materialistic. Verse isn't. I must be with the age, so I am writing prose."

The age is materialistic. Verse isn't. I must be with the age, so I am writing prose.



Prose Quotes: "I believe the novella is the perfect form of prose fiction. It is the beautiful daughter of a rambling, bloated ill-shaven giant (but a giant who's a genius on his best days)."

I believe the novella is the perfect form of prose fiction. It is the beautiful daughter of a rambling, bloated ill-shaven giant (but a giant who's a genius on his best days).



Prose Quotes: "The poet gives us his essence, but prose takes the mould of the body and mind entire."

The poet gives us his essence, but prose takes the mould of the body and mind entire.



Prose Quotes: "Israel is moving from the realm of poetry to the realm of prose."

Israel is moving from the realm of poetry to the realm of prose.



Prose Quotes: "Behind the perfection of a man's style, must lie the passion of a man's soul."

Behind the perfection of a man's style, must lie the passion of a man's soul.



Prose Quotes: "Root out all the "to be" verbs in your prose and bludgeon them until dead. No "It was" or "they are" or "I am." Don't let it be, make it happen."

Root out all the "to be" verbs in your prose and bludgeon them until dead. No "It was" or "they are" or "I am." Don't let it be, make it happen.



Prose Quotes: "I really don't have a lot in common with the people who attend the Comic Con. It's like assuming that all people who write prose are the same."

I really don't have a lot in common with the people who attend the Comic Con. It's like assuming that all people who write prose are the same.



Prose Quotes: "Prose is walking; poetry is flying"

Prose is walking; poetry is flying



Prose Quotes: "A great actor is independent of the poet, because the supreme essence of feeling does not reside in prose or in verse, but in the accent with which it is delivered."

A great actor is independent of the poet, because the supreme essence of feeling does not reside in prose or in verse, but in the accent with which it is delivered.



Prose Quotes: "Prose proposes, verse reverses."

Prose proposes, verse reverses.



Prose Quotes: "The old prose writers wrote as if they were speaking to an audience; while, among us, prose is invariably written for the eye alone."

The old prose writers wrote as if they were speaking to an audience; while, among us, prose is invariably written for the eye alone.



Prose Quotes: "The best prose is written by authors who see their universe with a poet’s eyes."

The best prose is written by authors who see their universe with a poet’s eyes.



Prose Quotes: "Prose is like hair; it shines with combing."

Prose is like hair; it shines with combing.