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Is it not careless to become too local when there are four hundred billion stars in our galaxy alone.

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If a poem is each time new, then it is necessarily an act of discovery, a chance taken, a chance that may lead to fulfillment or disaster.

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Everything is discursive opinion instead of direct experience.

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Even if you walk exactly the same route each time - as with a sonnet - the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet's health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same.

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In nature there are few sharp lines.

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Once every five hundred years or so, a summary statement about poetry comes along that we can't imagine ourselves living without.

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If we ask a vague question, such as, 'What is poetry?' we expect a vague answer, such as, 'Poetry is the music of words,' or 'Poetry is the linguistic correction of disorder.'

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Probably all the attention to poetry results in some value, though the attention is more often directed to lesser than to greater values.

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Besides the actual reading in class of many poems, I would suggest you do two things: first, while teaching everything you can and keeping free of it, teach that poetry is a mode of discourse that differs from logical exposition.

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