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8 Quotes To Remind You That Poets Are Word Magicians

Sometimes people think poetry is boring or unintelligible or elitist or weird. The following 8 quotes prove that poetry can be a beautiful distillation of language and that poets themselves are really just philosophers who care about the sound of their words.

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Note: Yes, Virgina Woolf was a novelist and essayist but here she's talking about poetry and anyway, who are we to categorize artists of the written word? (We're a bookstore so we guess our job is to categorize them but you know what we mean!)