Theodore Huebner Roethke was an American poet. Roethke is regarded as one of the most accomplished and influential poets of his generation.
Roethke's work is characterized by its introspection, rhythm and natural imagery. source
God bless the roots! Body and soul are one.
A mind too active is no mind at all.
I came to love, I came into my own.
I learn by going where I have to go.
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Love begets love. This torment is my joy.
A lively understandable spirit Once entertained you. It will come again. Be...
What is madness but nobility of soul at odds with circumstance.
The soul has many motions, body one.
Everybody has the right to be who they choose to be.