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- Randolph Ammons (February 18, 1926 – February 25, 2001) was an American poet who won the annual National Book Award for Poetry in 1973 and 1993. Ammons wrote...
- Ammons is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Albert Ammons (1907–1949), American jazz pianist A.R. Ammons (1926–2001), American author...
- 1950) Alta (Alta Gerrey) (born 1942) Indran Amirthanayagam (born 1960) A.R. Ammons (1926–2001) Maggie Anderson (born 1948) Victor Anderson (1917–2001) Bruce...
- strait. The inlet and adjacent dunes were a favorite place for the amblings of American poet, A.R. Ammons resulting in one of his best known poems, Corsons...
- Amun (also Amon, Ammon, Amen; Greek Ἄμμων Ámmōn, Ἅμμων Hámmōn)[citation needed] was a major ancient Egyptian deity who appears as a member of the Hermopolitan...
- Lehman: The Best American Erotic Poems (2008) The Oxford Book of American Poetry (2006) A. R. Ammons: Selected Poems (2006) Great American Prose Poems: From...
- The Best American Poetry 1994, a volume in The Best American Poetry series, was edited by David Lehman and by guest editor A. R. Ammons. 1994 in poetry...
- Beth Ann Fennelly, Matthea Harvey, Donald Justice, Marilyn Hacker, and A. R. Ammons, as well as Stacey Harwood, whose poem parodies the extensive contributors...
- Best of the Best American Poetry 1988-1997: Harold Bloom 1997: James Tate 1996: Adrienne Rich 1995: Richard Howard 1994: A. R. Ammons 1993: Louise Glück...
- Stafford, Louis Simpson, Carolyn Kizer, Henry Taylor, and A.R. Ammons, and many other well-known poets including Sharon Olds, Leslie Norris, William Matthews...

List of quotations by A. R. Ammons

That's a wonderful change that's taken place, and so most poetry today is published, if not directly by the person, certainly by the enterprise of the poet himself, working with his friends

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 If we ask a vague question, such as,
In nature there are few sharp lines

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 Is it not careless to become too local when there... by A. R. Ammons at QuoteAbout.net
Once every five hundred years or so, a summary statement about poetry comes along that we can't imagine ourselves living without

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Only silence perfects silence

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Poetry leads us to the unstructured sources of our beings, to the unknown, and returns us to our rational, structured selves refreshed

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Questions structure and, so, to some extent predetermine answers

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 If the greatest god is the stillness all the... by A. R. Ammons at QuoteAbout.net
The poet exposes himself to the risk. All that has been said about poetry, all that he has learned about poetry, is only a partial assurance

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You have your identity when you find out, not what you can keep your mind on, but what you can't keep your mind off

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