Pablo Neruda Quotes

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Love! Love until the night collapses!
Pablo Neruda (Come Up with Me)
Of all fires, love is the only inexhaustible one.
Pablo Neruda
Love, how many roads to reach a kiss.
Pablo Neruda
Laughter is the language of the soul.
Pablo Neruda (Every Day You Play)
Love is so short, forgetting is so long.
Pablo Neruda
Without doubt I praise the wild excellence.
Pablo Neruda (Winter Garden)
The verse falls to the soul like dew to the pasture.
Pablo Neruda (Winter Garden)
Every day you play with the light of the universe.
Pablo Neruda (Every Day You Play)
Death is the stone into which our oblivion hardens.
Pablo Neruda
Everything is ceremony in the wild garden of childhood.
Pablo Neruda (Winter Garden)
Sometimes a piece of sun burned like a coin in my hand.
Pablo Neruda (A Song of Despair)
I want to do with you what spring does with the cherry trees.
Pablo Neruda (Every Day You Play)
You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.
Pablo Neruda
It is the hour of departure, the hard cold hour
which the night fastens to all the timetables.
Pablo Neruda (A Song of Despair)

Pablo Neruda Quote: I love you as certain dark things are...
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, 
in secret, between the shadow and the soul.
Pablo Neruda (100 Love Sonnets, 1959)
I am everybody and every time,
I always call myself by your name.
Pablo Neruda (Winter Garden)
Poetry is an act of peace. Peace goes into the making of a poet as flour goes into the making of bread.
Pablo Neruda
Will our life not be a tunnel between two vague clarities? Or will it not be a clarity between two dark triangles?
Pablo Neruda (The Book of Questions)
A child who does not play is not a child, but the man who doesn't play has lost forever the child who lived in him and who he will miss terribly.
Pablo Neruda
Oh each successive night that comes has something in it of an abandoned ember that is slowly burning out, and it falls swathed in ruins, surrounded by funereal objects.
Pablo Neruda (The Night of the Soldier)
So I wait for you like a lonely house
till you will see me again and live in me.
Till then my windows ache.
Pablo Neruda (100 Love Sonnets, 1959)
Take bread away from me, if you wish,
take air away, but
do not take from me your laughter.
Pablo Neruda (Your Laughter)
I stood on the balcony dark with mourning...
hoping the earth would spread its wings
in my uninhabited love.
Pablo Neruda (Winter Garden)
From each crime are born bullets
that will one day seek out in you
where the heart lies.
Pablo Neruda (I Explain a Few Things)
Only do not forget, if I wake up crying
it's only because in my dream I'm a lost child
hunting through the leaves of the night for your hands...
Pablo Neruda (100 Love Sonnets, 1959)

Oh love, rose made wet by mermaids and foams,
fire that dances and climbs up the invisible stairs
and awakens the blood in the tunnel of sleeplessness
Pablo Neruda (The Month of March Returns with its Hidden Light)
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
Pablo Neruda
On our earth, before writing was invented, before the printing press was invented, poetry flourished. That is why we know that poetry is like bread; it should be shared by all, by scholars and by peasants, by all our vast, incredible, extraordinary family of humanity.
Pablo Neruda
Is 4 the same 4 for everybody?
Are all sevens equal?
When the convict ponders the light
is it the same light that shines on you?
Pablo Neruda (The Book of Questions)
Ah, love is a voyage with water and a star,
in drowning air and squalls of precipitate bran;
love is a war of lights in the lightning flashes,
two bodies blasted in a single burst of honey.
Pablo Neruda (Morning XII)
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Pablo Neruda Biography

Born: July 12, 1904
Died: September 23, 1973

Pablo Neruda was an Chilean poet and diplomat. He is best known for his rich and extensive work of poetry, and is often regarded as one of hte greatest poets.

Notable Works

Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair (1924)
Extravagaria (1972)

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