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Robert Graves
(1895-1985) born on
Jul 26
English novelist, poet, writer. He authored more than 120 novels, books of poetry and criticism; best known for his historical novel, "I, Claudius," 1934.
         
   
F
Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists; though their field-work among primitive peoples has often made them forget the language of science.

R
A well chosen anthology is a complete dispensary of medicine for the more common mental disorders, and may be used as much for prevention as cure.
A
To be a poet is a condition rather than a profession.
N
One gets to the heart of the matter by a series of experiences in the same pattern, but in different colors.
K
Prose books are the show dogs I breed and sell to support my cat.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Speech, 6 Dec. 1963, London School of Economics (published in Mammon and the Black Goddess, "Mammon," 1965).
R: On English Poetry," Ch. 29
A: Horizon."
N: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
K: On writing novels to support his love of writing poetry; in NY "Times," 13 Jul 58
   


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