E. E. Cummings Quotes

Most popular E. E. Cummings Quotes

Progress is a comfortable disease.
— E. E. Cummings 1×1


Kisses are a better fate than wisdom.
— E. E. Cummings

wisdom kiss

I carry your heart . . . in my heart.
— E. E. Cummings
I like my body when it is with your body.
— E. E. Cummings
I imagine that yes is the only living thing.
— E. E. Cummings

saying Yes

It takes courage to grow-up and become who you really are.
— E. E. Cummings
A politician is an arse upon
which everyone has sat except a man.
— E. E. Cummings 1×1


I'm living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said to be living apart.
— E. E. Cummings

funny thrift

To be nobody-but-yourself—in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else—means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting.

inner peace authenticity individuality be yourself

Certainly the most obvious . . . example of the strictly infantile essence of America's all-conquering mentality greets our eyes daily, anywhere and everywhere, in the guise of the tabloid newspaper.