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    Who was it that said, Poetry is language approaching fruitful silence?
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    Quote Originally Posted by nemo View Post
    Who was it that said, Poetry is language approaching fruitful silence?
    I don't know who said it, but that's pretty brilliant.

    Good poetry expresses the maximum amount of meaning while using the minimum amount of words.

    It's the opposite of something like, Legalese, which attempts to utilize the use of more words that effectively convey less meaning.
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    I'm not the biggest fan of poetry... no.

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