Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Go Possibly Too
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Before Communicate Poetry
Humankind cannot bear very much reality.
If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
Tall Head Over
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.
Spoons Coffee My Life
Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.
The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first.
Work Put Discovers
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
There is no method but to be very intelligent.
Playwriting gets into your blood and you can't stop it. At least not until the producers or the public tell you to.
It's strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for words.