Quotes from Robert Frost

Quotes from Robert Frost
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Though popular for his poetry, Robert Frost's was simple. He did all sorts of odd jobs to support his family. Here are some of the most memorable Robert Frost quotes and sayings that explore his thoughts and views on life.

  • "Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence."Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor."
  • "Something we were withholding made us weak Until we found it was ourselves."
  • "Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on."
  • "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."
  • "Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up."
  • "Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words."
  • "Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself."-Robert Frost
  • "In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on."
  • "Thinking isn’t agreeing or disagreeing. That’s voting."
  • "Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference."
  • "There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate."
  • "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."
  • "The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything."
  • "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."
  • "We love the things we love for what they are."
  • "No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader."
  • "A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body – the wishbone."
  • "The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work."
  • "Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee, and I’ll forgive Thy great big one on me."
  • "Freedom lies in being bold."
  • "The best way out is always through."

Robert Frost Famous Quotes

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The life of Frost was filled with grief and loss. His father passed away when he was just 11 years old and his wife passed away due to heart failure.  Besides, he had six children, four of them died at a young age.

Of all his hardness in life, Frost has inspired many people by Robert Frost's quotes. Here are some of the best Robert Frost quotes and sayings to inspire you.

  • "Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself."-Robert Frost
  • “I am not a teacher, but an awakener.” – Robert Frost
  • “The best way out is always through.” – Robert Frost
  • “Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” – Robert Frost
  • “A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.” – Robert Frost
  • “To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.” – Robert Frost
  • “If we couldn’t laugh we would all go insane.” – Robert Frost
  • "In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on."
  • “Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.” – Robert Frost
  • “Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.” – Robert Frost
  • “The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.” – Robert Frost
  • “How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to you?” – Robert Frost
  • “The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.” – Robert Frost
  • “Something we were withholding made us weak Until we found it was ourselves.” – Robert Frost
  • “The middle of the road is where the white line is—and that’s the worst place to drive.” – Robert Frost
  • “Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.” – Robert Frost
  • “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.” – Robert Frost
  • “By faithfully working eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.” – Robert Frost
  • “What is done is done for the love of it- or not done at all.”― Robert Frost
  • “Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.” – Robert Frost
  • “To be social is to be forgiving.”― Robert Frost

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