Authors - Robert Frost
Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 - January 29, 1963) was an American poet. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, using them to examine complex social and philosophical themes. One of the most popular and critically respected American poets of his generation, Frost was honored frequently during his lifetime, receiving four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. - Wikipedia
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.
A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.
It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
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.
Humor is the most engaging cowardice.
The ear is the only true writer and the only true reader.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee, and I'll forgive Thy great big joke on me.
To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I...I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew. Writing a poem is discovering.
The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.
A poet never takes notes. You never take notes in a love affair.
I am a writer of books in retrospect. I talk in order to understand; I teach in order to learn.
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's.
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.
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
Too many poets delude themselves by thinking that the mind is dangerous and must be left out. Well, the mind is dangerous and must be left in.
I'd just as soon play tennis with the net down.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Education doesn't change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard.
If society fits you comfortably enough, you call it freedom.
A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.
Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
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.
The woods are lovely, dark, and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep.
A poem can have an impact, but you can't expect an audience to understand all the nuances.
Advertising is legalized lying.
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.
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.
To be social is to be forgiving.
I'm against a homogenized society, because I want the cream to rise.
The best way out is always through.
The artist in me cries out for design.
Home is where the heart is.
A man growing old becomes a child again.