Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Too Go Those
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Genuine Poetry Communicate
Humankind cannot bear very much reality.
Humankind Bear Much
If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
Over Do You Know How
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
Failed Editors Most
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.
Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.
The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first.
Discovers First Last
There is no method but to be very intelligent.
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
Progress Personality Artist
Playwriting gets into your blood and you can't stop it. At least not until the producers or the public tell you to.
Into Stop Tell
I said to my soul, be still, and wait without hope, For hope would be hope for the wrong thing.