Saturday, March 10, 2012

Edgar Allan Poe Quotes on Etsy


A few of my personal favorite Poe quotes....

“All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.”

Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.


I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.

“I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.


“I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.”

I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.”


“If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered.


The true genius shudders at incompleteness - and usually prefers silence to saying something which is not everything it should be.”



“There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.


And on Etsy....









  “Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore —
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,
As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door.
"'Tis some visiter," I muttered, "tapping at my chamber door —
Only this and nothing more” – The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe


 
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5 comments:

  1. They are beautiful!
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    have a lovely weekend!

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  2. Love Poe great quotes, some of my favorites.

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  3. my favorite is “All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.”

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  4. I think I'm gonna use one of theses for my necklaces.

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  5. Wow! One of my favorite poets is Poe. I've always loved writing that portrays the fine line between sanity and insanity...its a dance of exploration, and the most exciting. ;D

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