The world is full of willing people , some willing to work and some willing to let them.
Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
A poem begins with a lump in the throat, a home sickness or a love sickness. It is a reaching out toward expression; an effort to find fulfillment. A complete poem is one where the emotion has found its thought and the thought has found the words.
The brain is a wonderful organ it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.
Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow.
More men die of worry than of work, because more men worry than work.
It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.
I shall be telling this with a sighSomewhere ages and ages hence:Two roads diverged in a wood, and I I took the one less traveled by,And that has made all the difference.
Anything more than the truth would be too much.
I'm against a homogenized society, because I want the cream to rise.
Hell is a half filled auditorium.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
I'd just as soon play tennis with the net down.
I often say of George Washington that he was one of the few in the whole history of the world who was not carried away by power.
A poem begins with a lump in the throat, a homesickness or a lovesickness. It is a reachingout toward expression; an effort to find fulfillment. A complete poem is one where the emotion has found its thought and the thought has found the words.
Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
Ah, when to the heart of man Was it ever less than a treason To go with the drift of things To yield with a grace to reason And bow and accept at the end Of a love or a season.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.
Earth's the right place for love. I don't know where it's likely to go better.
Something we were withholding made us weak, until we found out it was ourselves.
The only way round is through.