Delmore Schwartz, 1913 - 1966
at Cambridge, Massachusetts (1940s)
Born: 8 December 1913, Brooklyn, New York
Died: 11 July 1966, New York City
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- In Dreams Begin Responsibilities. permalink
title of short story in Partisan Review (December 1937)
- Love is the most difficult and dangerous form of courage.
Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love. permalink
Last and Lost Poems of Delmore Schwartz, Robert Phillips, ed. (1979)
- Major writing is to say what has been seen, so that it need never be said again. permalink
- Time is the school in which we learn,
Time is the fire in which we burn. permalink
"For Rhoda" (1938)
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