Sidney Lanier's Profile
Brief about Sidney Lanier: By info that we know Sidney Lanier was born at 1970-01-01. And also Sidney Lanier is American Poet.Sidney Lanier's quotation" section for more.
Virtues are acquired through endeavor, which rests wholly upon yourself.Tags: Virtues, Wisdom, Yourself
But I cannot bring myself to believe that I was intended for a musician, because it seems so small a business in comparison with other things which, it seems to me, I might do. Question here: 'What is the province of music in the economy of the world?'Tags: Business, Music, Small
Gradually I find that my whole soul is merging itself into this business of writing, and especially of writing poetry. I am going to try it; and am going to test, in the most rigid way I know, the awful question whether it is my vocation.Tags: Business, Poetry, Writing
I have frequently noticed in myself a tendency to a diffuse style; a disposition to push my metaphors too far, employing a multitude of words to heighten the patness of the image, and so making of it a conceit rather than a metaphor, a fault copiously illustrated in the poetry of Cowley, Waller, Donne, and others of that ilk.Tags: Others, Poetry, Words