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Seamus Heaney Quotes: I credit poetry for making this space-walk possible.
         

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The fact of the matter is that the most unexpected and miraculous thing in my life was the arrival in it of poetry itself - as a vocation and an elevation almost.



Nowadays, what an award gives is a sense of solidarity with the poetry guild, as it were: sustenance coming from the assent of your peers on the judging panel.

Nowadays, what an award gives is a sense of solidarity with the poetry guild, as it were: sustenance coming from the assent of your peers on the judging panel.



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Manifesting that order of poetry where we can at last grow up to that which we stored up as we grew.



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Dylan Thomas is now as much a case history as a chapter in the history of poetry.



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A public expectation, it has to be said, not of poetry as such but of political positions variously approvable by mutually disapproving groups.





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