Robert Lee Frost
American poet; 4x recipient of Pulitzer Prize for Poetry
Robert Lee Frost was an American poet. His work was initially published in England before it was published in the United States. Known for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech, Frost frequently wrote about settings from rural life in New England in the early 20th century, using them to examine complex social and philosophical themes.
Robert Lee Frost Quotes
Tree at my window, window tree, My sash is lowered when night comes on; But let there never be curtain drawn Between you and me.
And nothing to look backward to with pride, And nothing to look forward to with hope.
For me the initial delight is in the surprise of remembering something I didn't know I knew. I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew. Writing ... is discovering.
Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given, and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with.
The reason why worry kills more people than hard work is that more people worry than work.
All there is to writing is having ideas. To learn to write is to learn to have ideas.
That day she put our heads together, Fate had her imagination about her, Your head so much concerned with outer, Mine with inner, weather.
All those who try to go it sole alone Too proud to be beholden for relief, Are absolutely sure to come to grief.
It should be of the pleasure of a poem itself to tell how it can. The figure a poem makes. It begins in delight and ends in wisdom. The figure is the same for love.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
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