John Betjeman Quote

Too many people in the modern world view poetry as a luxury, not a necessity like petrol. But to me it's the oil of life.


The Observer (London, Dec. 29, 1974)

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Too many people in the modern world view poetry as a luxury, not a necessity like petrol. But to me it's the oil of life.

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Too many people in the modern world view poetry as a luxury, not a necessity like petrol. But to me it's the oil of life.

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Too many people in the modern world view poetry as a luxury, not a necessity like petrol. But to me it's the oil of life.

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Too many people in the modern world view poetry as a luxury, not a necessity like petrol. But to me it's the oil of life.