“Hurt Into Poetry: On Poetry and Greece”By Stephanos Papadopoulos
"The stewardess swished by with a smell of perfume that hit me like a twenty-one gun salute."
"There must be something in books, something we can’t imagine, to make a woman stay in a burning house; there must be something there."
"Mixing pop and politics, he asks me what the use is. / I offer him embarrassment and my usual excuses."
"History may be divided into three movements: what moves rapidly, what moves slowly and what appears not to move at all."
"From the stylized and theatrical settings of the early dramas, silent films moved into greater and greater involvement with the actors."
"Brenner is less interested in libertarian prescriptions than in a fact-based description of what happened and why."