The Portable Walt Whitman
Penguin, 30 դեկ, 2003 թ. - 608 էջ
A comprehensive collection of Whitman's most beloved works of poetry, prose, and short stories
Արդյունքներ 88–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
I give you joy of your free brave thought. I have great joy in it. I find incomparable things said incomparably well, as they must be. I find the courage of treatment, which so delights us, & which large perception only can inspire.
Its style gives little hint of the poetry to come, except in its surges of homoeroticism and richly disorganized consciousness. In his political journalism, Whitman followed a principle that late in life he passed on to his young ...
... despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence toward the people, take off your hat ...
There is no drama of redemption, apart from the need to recognize that nothing needs redemption. Whatever this religion will do for you, it will not give you salvation, except in convincing you that you don't need salvation.
Or I guess it is a uniform hieroglyphic, And it means, Sprouting alike in broad zones and narrow zones, Growing among black folks as among white, Kanuck, Tuckahoe, Congressman, Cuff, I give them the same, I receive them the same.