Five great quotations about poetry

“A poet can survive everything but a misprint.” – Oscar Wilde

“Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.” – Khalil Gibran

“Poetry is what gets lost in translation.” – Robert Frost

“A poet gives life to his thoughts and feelings and with inspiration, breathes life into his work for it to live forever but to fly, they need wings, and only in the magical world called music can they have wings.” – Hovhannes Tumanian

“One merit of poetry few persons will deny: It says more and in fewer words than prose.” – Voltaire