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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.


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"Pressed into service means pressed out of shape." Make picture quote!
"The figure a poem makes. It begins in delight and ends in wisdom... in a clarification of life - not necessarily a great clarification, such as sects and cults are founded on, but in a momentary stay against confusion." Make picture quote!
"The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat." Make picture quote!
"The ear is the only true writer and the only true reader." Make picture quote!
"The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything." Make picture quote!
"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." Make picture quote!
"The best way out is always through." Make picture quote!
"The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise." Make picture quote!
"The artist in me cries out for design." Make picture quote!
"Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house. Opening the first takes the pressure off the second." Make picture quote!
"Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on." Make picture quote!
"Style is that which indicates how the writer takes himself and what he is saying. It is the mind skating circles around itself as it moves forward." Make picture quote!
"Some say the world will end in fire, some say in ice." Make picture quote!
"The middle of the road is where the white line is - and that's the worst place to drive." Make picture quote!
"Poets are like baseball pitchers. Both have their moments. The intervals are the tough things." Make picture quote!
"Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words." Make picture quote!
"Poetry is what gets lost in translation." Make picture quote!
"Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance." Make picture quote!
"Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat." Make picture quote!
"Nothing can make injustice just but mercy." Make picture quote!
"Nobody was ever meant, To remember or invent, What he did with every cent." Make picture quote!
"No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader." Make picture quote!
"No memory of having starred atones for later disregard, or keeps the end from being hard." Make picture quote!
"Space ails us moderns: we are sick with space." Make picture quote!
"To be a poet is a condition, not a profession." Make picture quote!
"My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane." Make picture quote!
"You have freedom when you're easy in your harness." Make picture quote!
"You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's." Make picture quote!
"You can't get too much winter in the winter." Make picture quote!
"You can be a rank insider as well as a rank outsider." Make picture quote!
"You can be a little ungrammatical if you come from the right part of the country." Make picture quote!
"Writing free verse is like playing tennis with the net down." Make picture quote!
"What we live by we die by." Make picture quote!
"We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows." Make picture quote!
"Two such as you with such a master speed, cannot be parted nor be swept away, from one another once you are agreed, that life is only life forevermore, together wing to wing and oar to oar." Make picture quote!
"The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended." Make picture quote!
"To be social is to be forgiving." Make picture quote!
"The jury consist of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer." Make picture quote!
"Thinking isn't agreeing or disagreeing. That's voting." Make picture quote!
"They would not find me changed from him they knew - only more sure of all I thought was true." Make picture quote!
"There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate." Make picture quote!
"There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fill you with so much quail shot that you can't move, and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind and you jump to the skies." Make picture quote!
"The worst disease which can afflict executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism." Make picture quote!
"The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work." Make picture quote!
"The only way round is through." Make picture quote!
"The only certain freedom's in departure." Make picture quote!
"The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long-term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated, but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination." Make picture quote!
"Two roads diverged in a wood and I - I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference." Make picture quote!
"A poet never takes notes. You never take notes in a love affair." Make picture quote!
"Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee, and I'll forgive Thy great big joke on me." Make picture quote!
"Forgive me my nonsense, as I also forgive the nonsense of those that think they talk sense." Make picture quote!
"Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence." Make picture quote!
"Education is hanging around until you've caught on." Make picture quote!
"A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain." Make picture quote!
"Education doesn't change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard." Make picture quote!
"Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up." Make picture quote!
"College is a refuge from hasty judgment." Make picture quote!
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day." Make picture quote!
"Being the boss anywhere is lonely. Being a female boss in a world of mostly men is especially so." Make picture quote!
"Freedom lies in being bold." Make picture quote!
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman." Make picture quote!
"A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom." Make picture quote!
"A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness." Make picture quote!
"A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body - the wishbone." Make picture quote!
"A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes." Make picture quote!
"A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel." Make picture quote!
"A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer." Make picture quote!
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age." Make picture quote!
"A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity." Make picture quote!
"The world is full of willing people; some willing to work, the rest willing to let them." Make picture quote!
"Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor." Make picture quote!
"Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given, and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with." Make picture quote!
"And were an epitaph to be my story I'd have a short one ready for my own. I would have written of me on my stone: I had a lover's quarrel with the world." Make picture quote!
"Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it." Make picture quote!
"It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married." Make picture quote!
"If you don't know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia." Make picture quote!
"If society fits you comfortably enough, you call it freedom." Make picture quote!
"If one by one we counted people out For the least sin, it wouldn't take us long To get so we had no one left to live with. For to be social is to be forgiving." Make picture quote!
"I'm not confused. I'm just well mixed." Make picture quote!
"I would have written of me on my stone: I had a lover's quarrel with the world." Make picture quote!
"Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on." Make picture quote!
"I never dared to be radical when young for fear it would make me conservative when old." Make picture quote!
"I hold it to be the inalienable right of anybody to go to hell in his own way." Make picture quote!
"I alone of English writers have consciously set myself to make music out of what I may call the sound of sense." Make picture quote!
"Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length." Make picture quote!
"Hell is a half-filled auditorium." Make picture quote!
"I'd just as soon play tennis with the net down." Make picture quote!
"Humor is the most engaging cowardice." Make picture quote!
"Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired." Make picture quote!
"I always entertain great hopes." Make picture quote!
"I am a writer of books in retrospect. I talk in order to understand; I teach in order to learn." Make picture quote!
"Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market." Make picture quote!
"I go to school the youth to learn the future." Make picture quote!
"I had a lovers quarrel with the world." Make picture quote!
"I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew. Writing a poem is discovering." Make picture quote!
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in." Make picture quote!
"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." Make picture quote!
"Anything more than the truth would be too much." Make picture quote!
"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." Make picture quote!
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: It goes on." Make picture quote!
"More men die of worry than of work, because more men worry than work." Make picture quote!
"Translated by Lydia Davis and published in volume 1 ???Ethics??? of ???Essential Works of Foucault???, The New Press 1997. Copyright Paul Rabinow" Make picture quote!




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