Quotes by: Paul Muldoon

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The other side of it is that, despite all that, people reach out to poetry at the key moments in their lives.
Paul Muldoon
Your average pop song or film is a very sophisticated item, with very sophisticated ways of listening and viewing that we have not really consciously developed over the years - because we were having such a good time.
Paul Muldoon
I met Seamus Heaney and Michael Longley on the same day in 1968. I was sixteen at the time. Very exciting. They were reading at Armagh. One of my teachers brought me to meet them, introduced me, and I became friends with them.
Paul Muldoon
The best thing anybody has ever done is to advise me against publishing a poem that shows me at less than my best, such as it is. That's the kind of advice most of us resist but really should relish.
Paul Muldoon
On the other hand, at some level the mass of unresolved issues in Northern Ireland does influence the fact that there are so many good writers in the place.
Paul Muldoon
Obviously one of the things that poets from Northern Ireland and beyond - had to try to make sense of was what was happening on a day-to-day political level.
Paul Muldoon
I believe that these devices like repetition and rhyme are not artificial, that they're not imposed, somehow, on the language.
Paul Muldoon
Living at that pitch, on that edge, is something which many poets engage in to some extent.
Paul Muldoon
The best poems come from the world, go through the poet, and go back in to the world.
Paul Muldoon
One will never again look at a birch tree, after the Robert Frost poem, in exactly the same way.
Paul Muldoon
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