Good Science And Good Art

Good science and good art are always about a condition of awe . . . I don’t think there is any other function for the poet or the scientist in the human tribe but the astonishment of the soul.

Goodreads.com. (2020). Derek Walcott Quotes (Author of Omeros). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/11562.Derek_Walcott [Accessed 23 Jan. 2020].

Summer For Prose And Lemons

Summer for prose and lemons, for nakedness and languor, for the eternal idleness of the imagined return, for rare flutes and bare feet, and the August bedroom of tangled sheets and the Sunday salt, ah violin!

Goodreads.com. (2020). Derek Walcott Quotes (Author of Omeros). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/11562.Derek_Walcott [Accessed 23 Jan. 2020].

I Come From A Place That Likes Grandeur

I come from a place that likes grandeur; it likes large gestures; it is not inhibited by flourish; it is a rhetorical society; it is a society of physical performance; it is a society of style.

Goodreads.com. (2020). Derek Walcott Quotes (Author of Omeros). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/11562.Derek_Walcott [Accessed 23 Jan. 2020].