Alan Seeger Quotes

On this page you can find the TOP of Alan Seeger's best quotes! We hope you will find some sayings from Poet Alan Seeger's in our collection, which will inspire you to new achievements! There are currently 8 quotes on this page collected since June 22, 1888! Share our collection of quotes with your friends on social media so that they can find something to inspire them!
All quotes by Alan Seeger: more...
  • Spirit of Beauty, whose sweet impulses, flung like rose of dawn across the sea, alone can flush the exalted consciousness with shafts of sensible divinity-light of the world, essential loveliness.

    Beauty   Sweet   Light  
    Alan Seeger (2001). “Poems”
  • There was a stately drama writ By the hand that peopled the earth and air, And set the stars in the infinite, And made night gorgeous and morning fair; And all that had sense to reason knew That bloody drama must be gone through. Some sat and watched how the action veered-- Waited, profited, trembled, cheered-- We saw not clearly nor understood, But yielding ourselves to the masterhand, Each in his part as best he could, We played it through as the author planned.

    Morning   Stars   Drama  
    Alan Seeger, “The Hosts”
  • From a boy I gloated on existence. Earth to me Seemed all-sufficient and my sojourn there One trembling opportunity for joy.

    Life   Boys   Opportunity  
    Alan Seeger (2001). “Poems”
  • So die as though your funeral Ushered you through the doors that led Into a stately banquet hall Where heroes banqueted.

    Death   Hero   Doors  
    Alan Seeger (2001). “Poems”
  • Oft as by chance, a little while apart The pall of empty, loveless hours withdrawn, Sweet Beauty, opening on the impoverished heart, Beams like a jewel on the breast of dawn.

    Beauty   Sweet   Heart  
    Alan Seeger, Amanda Harlech (2001). “Alan Seeger: the complete works”, Steidl / Edition7L
  • But I've a rendezvous with Death At midnight in some flaming town, When Spring trips north again this year, And I to my pledged word am true, I shall not fail that rendezvous.

    Spring   Years   Towns  
    "I Have a Rendezvous with Death" l. 20 (1916)
  • At Earth's great market where Joy is trafficked in, Buy while thy purse yet swells with golden Youth.

    Joy   Earth   Golden  
    Alan Seeger (2001). “Poems”
  • I have a rendezvous with death... I will not fail that rendezvous

Page 1 of 1
We hope you have found the saying you were looking for in our collection! At the moment, we have collected 8 quotes from the Poet Alan Seeger, starting from June 22, 1888! We periodically replenish our collection so that visitors of our website can always find inspirational quotes by authors from all over the world! Come back to us again!
Alan Seeger quotes about: