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Robert Frost Quotes

(1875-1963), American Poet

But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep, and miles to go before I sleep.

Category: Promises

I never dared to be radical when young for fear it would make me conservative when old.

Category: Radicals

Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.

Category: Reason

Two roads diverge in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

Category: Risk

The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.

Category: School

We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.

Category: Secrets

"Skepticism," is that anything more than we used to mean when we said, "Well, what have we here?"

Category: Skepticism

To be social is to be forgiving.

Category: Society

No memory of having starred atones for later disregard, or keeps the end from being hard.

Category: Stardom

I am not a teacher, but an awakener.

Category: Teachers And Teaching

Thinking is not to agree or disagree. That is voting.

Category: Thoughts And Thinking

Time and tide wait for no man, but time always stands still for a woman of 30.

Category: Time And Time Management

Why abandon a belief merely because it ceases to be true? Cling to it long enough and... it will turn true again, for so it goes. Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.

Category: Truth

They cannot scare me with their empty spaces between stars -- on stars where no human race is. I have it in me so much nearer home to scare myself with my own desert places.

Category: Universe

Man that is of woman born is apt to be as vain has his mother.

Category: Vanity