EE Cumming Poems

EE Cumming Poems! Edward Estlin Cummings (October 14, 1894 – September 3, 1962), regularly styled as e e cummings, as he is attributed in many of his posted works, was an American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright. He wrote about 2,900 poems, two autobiographical novels, 4 plays, and various essays. He is regularly viewed as one of the most vital American poets of the 20th century.

EE Cumming Quotes

  • To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else – means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. e. e. cummings
  • Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit. e. e. cummings
  • America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied: America is always on the move. She may be going to Hell, of course, but at least she isn’t standing still. e. e. cummings
  • A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long. e. e. cummings
  • To like an individual because he’s black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white. e. e. cummings

EE Cumming Poems & Quotes