Robert Frost Quotes

Westerners inherit A design for living Deeper into matter— Not without due patter Of a great misgiving.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Kitty Hawk."
He might have been the dream of a ghost In spite of the way his tail had smacked My floor so hard and matter-of-fact.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "One More Brevity."
Let chaos storm! Let cloud shapes swarm! I wait for form.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. Ten Mills, "V. Pertinax."
I told him this is a pleasant life, To set your breast to the bark of trees That all your days are dim beneath, And reaching up with a little knife, To loose the resin and take it down And bring it to market when you please.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "The Gum-Gatherer."
Pressed into service means pressed out of shape.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. The Self-Seeker, North of Boston (1914).
Some things are never clear. But the weather is clear tonight....
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Voice Ways."
Our lives laid down in war and peace may not Be found acceptable in Heaven's sight. And that they may be is the only prayer Worth praying. May my sacrifice Be found acceptable in Heaven's sight.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "A Masque of Mercy."
It was a thing of beauty and was sent To live its life out as an ornament.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "A Young Birch."
The measure of the little while That I've been long away.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Flower-Gathering."
God of the machine, Peregrine machine, Some still think is Satan, Unto you the thanks For this token flight, Thanks to you and thanks To the brothers Wright....
Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Kitty Hawk."