Ode Quotes by Yo Yo Honey Singh, James Fenton, Victor Hugo, Hamish Bowles, Yvonne Orji, Henry Austin Dobson and many others.
If an offer comes my way, I would love to sing in every Indian language. It will be like an ode to my fans from every corner of the country.
No poet is required to write in stanzas, or indeed in regular forms at all. Coleridge’s ‘Dejection: An Ode’ has a rhyme scheme and sequence of long and short lines that goes without regular pattern, following the mood and whim of the poet. Such a form is known as an irregular ode.
The ode lives upon the ideal, the epic upon the grandiose, the drama upon the real.
My obsession with accumulation, which at times has taken on the whisper of a psychic illness – as anyone who has experienced the ode to the Collyer brothers that is my ‘Vogue’ office will concur – began in infancy.
‘First Gen’ is kind of the ode to my parents and to really all immigrant children who come here with kind of a preemptive expectation placed on them, and then they get there, and they realize the American dream is bigger than, sometimes, what our parents dreamt.
I intended an Ode, And it turned to a Sonnet.
It’s important to me that there’s not just one story told about our city. ‘LSD’ is an ode to Chicago, a song for the complicated love I have for my city.
The drama is complete poetry. The ode and the epic contain it only in germ; it contains both of them in a state of high development, and epitomizes both.