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English Poet, 1922-1985
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“You can't put off being young until you retire.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“They fuck you up, your mum and dad. / They may not mean to, but they do. / They fill you with the faults they had / And add some extra, just for you.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Life has a practice of living you, if you don't live it.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“I think writing about unhappiness is probably the source of my popularity, if I have any-after all, most people are unhappy, don't you think?”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Nothing, like something, happens anywhere.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“In everyone there sleeps / A sense of life lived according to love. / To some it means the difference they could make / By loving others, but across most it sweeps / As all they might have done had they been loved. / That nothing cures.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“I can't understand these chaps who go round American universities explaining how they write poems: It's like going round explaining how you sleep with your wife.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Deprivation is for me what daffodils were for Wordsworth.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Above all, though, children are linked to adults by the simple fact that they are in process of turning into them. For this they may be forgiven much. Children are bound to be inferior to adults, or there is no incentive to grow up.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Man hands on misery to man. It deepens like a coastal shelf. Get out as early as you can, and don't have any kids yourself.”

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