Robert Frost Quotes

So she looked for herself, as everyone Looks for himself, more or less outwardly.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Maple."
They were pipes of pagan mirth, And the world had found new terms of worth. He laid him down on the sunburned earth And raveled a flower and looked away. Play? Play? What should he play?
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Pan With Us."
These doorsteps seldom have a visitor. The warping boards pull out their own old nails With none to tread and put them in their place.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "The Black Cottage."
There was an old, old house renewed with paint, And in it a piano loudly playing.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "The Investment."
She had to lean away. She dared not stir a foot, Lest movement should provoke The demon of pursuit That slumbers in a brute.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. The Subverted Flower (l. 30-34). . . The Poetry of Robert Frost. Edward Connery Lathem, ed. (1979) Henry Holt.
Satan, what ails you? Where's the famous tongue? Thou onetime Prince of Conversationists?
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "A Masque of Reason."
For Thought has a pair of dauntless wings.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Bond and Free."
This saying good-by on the edge of the dark And the cold to an orchard so young in the bark Reminds me of all that can happen to harm An orchard away at the end of the farm....
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Good-by and Keep Cold."
Her teacher's certainty it must be Mabel Made Maple first take notice of her name. She asked her father and he told her, "Maple Maple is right."
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Maple."
No one was anxious to get rid of Paul. He'd been the hero of the mountain camps Ever since, just to show them, he had slipped The bark of a whole tamarack off whole....
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Paul's Wife."