Wisława Szymborska Quotes (103 quotes)
The Poet and the World, Nobel Lecture, December 7, 1996
“All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.”
Sounds, Feelings, Thoughts: Seventy Poems (1981 edition), Princeton University Press - ISBN: 9780691013800
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsWisława Szymborska
Born: July 2, 1923
Died: February 1, 2012 (aged 88)
Bio: Wisława Szymborska-Włodek was a Polish poet, essayist, translator and recipient of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born in Prowent, which has since become part of Kórnik, she later resided in Kraków until the end of her life. She was described as a Mozart of Poetry.