Primo Quotes

Mary Butts

I am old enough to remember what it was like when the theories of Freud first escaped from the study ...

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Not till the end of the war will there be any time for art or love or magic again. Perhaps never aga ...

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Armed with madness, I go on a long voyage.

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I thought of my father's wisdom, as though it were buried in a box under a tree. As in the old song ...

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Nature has a counterpart, a representation of every interior mood and obscure perception of man.

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Art is the god you have not seen.

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I blessed the power which has filled my life with poetry.

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Frog or pearl, life hid something at the bottom of the cup.

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The truth which may not be told, is the truth which cannot be told.

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The truth which may not be told, is the truth which cannot be told.

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It is in the nature of any effort to leave something serviceable behind it.

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Sink twice before you strike out for land.

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For watching death, and above all, after death; not death in battle, but death after battle, brings ...

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I cannot remember a time when I was not enraptured or tortured by words. Always there have been word ...

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One should be allowed to choose one's burden.

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