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Robert Frost Quotes

(1875-1963), American Poet

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.

Category: Diplomacy

Pressed into service means pressed out of shape.

Category: Draft

Education is hanging around until you've caught on.

Category: Education

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.

Category: Education

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.

Category: Epitaphs

And nothing to look backward to with pride, and nothing to look forward to with hope.

Category: Failure

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.

Category: Family

Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on.

Category: Fights And Fighting

A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.

Category: Fools And Foolishness

Friends make pretence of following to the grave but before one is in it, their minds are turned and making the best of their way back to life and living people and things they understand.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee and I'll forgive Thy great big one on me.

Category: God

You can be a little ungrammatical if you come from the right part of the country.

Category: Grammar

There is little much beyond the grave, but the strong are saying nothing until they see.

Category: Grave

Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.

Category: Happiness

There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.

Category: Heart