Visions! omens! hallucinations! miracles! ecstasies! gone down the American river! Dreams! adorations! illumnations! religions! the whole boatload of sensitive bullshit!
("Howl and Other Poems")
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The weight of the world is love. Under the burden of solitude, under the burden of dissatisfaction.
Who weeps for the pain?
Moloch whose love is endless oil and stone!
Poetry is the one place where people can speak their original human mind. It is the outlet for people to say in public what is known in private.
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