The best Quotes by Edgar Allan Poe

The best Quotes by Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer, poet, author, editor, and literary critic who is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre.

Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Those who dream by day are are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
All that we see or seem,
Is but a dream within a dream.
If it is meant for you, you won't have to beg for it. You will never have to sacrifice your dignity for your destiny.
Years of love have been forgot, In the hatred of a minute.
I have no faith in human perfectability. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.
Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
The nose of a mob is its imagination. By this, at any time, it can be quietly led.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Lord help my poor soul.
last words - March 7th 1849

Quotes about Edgar Allan Poe

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Old Bay.
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Words are, in my not so humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic, capable of both inflicting injury and remedying it.
Where words are scarse, they are seldome spent in vaine.
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Hate burns fast and bright, and it might make you feel empowered for a while, but eventually it consumes whatever vessel it fuels.
The soldier's minute. In a battle that's all you get. One minute of everything at once. And anything before it nothing. Everything after, nothing. Nothing in comparison to that one minute.
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Religion is dangerous because it allows human beings who don't have all the answers to think that they do.
Money can't buy life.
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