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    So few that live have life ...
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: live 
     
    I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: hope  heaven 
     
    The dearest ones of time, the strongest friends of the soul-BOOKS.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: time  friends 
     
    If you take care of the small things, the big things take care of themselves. You can gain more control over your life by paying closer attention to the little things.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: control  care  attention 
     
    Good times are always mutual; that is what makes good times.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: time 
     
    The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: experience  soul 
     
    I have an appetite for silence.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: silence 
     
    Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: joy  living 
     
    Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: knowing 
     
    Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent.
    — Emily Dickinson
    My life closed twice before its close;It yet remains to seeIf Immortality unveilA third event to me,So huge, so hopeless to conceive,As these that twice befell.Parting is all we know of heaven,And all we need of hell.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: hell  immortality 
     
    Saying nothing... sometimes says the most.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: saying 
     
    We turn not older with years but newer every day.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: year 
     
    The lovely flowers embarrass me. They make me regret I am not a bee...
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: regret  flowers 
     
    The last of Summer is Delight -Deterred by Retrospect.'Tis Ecstasy's revealed Review -Enchantment's Syndicate.To meet it - nameless as it is -Without celestial Mail -Audacious as without a KnockTo walk within the Veil.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: summer 
     
    Pardon My Sanity In A World Insane
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: world 
     
    God gave a loaf to every bird, But just a crumb to me.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: god 
     
    We outgrow love like other things and put it in a drawer, till it an antique fashion shows like costumes grandsires wore.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: fashion 
     
    We never know we go when we are going- We jest and shut the Door- Fate-following-behind us bolts it- And we accost no more-.
    — Emily Dickinson
    Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: thoughts  age 
     
    I know nothing in the world that has as much power as a word. Sometimes I write one, and I look at it, until it begins to shine.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: power  world  write 
     
    The possible's slow fuse is lit by the Imagination.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: imagination 
     
    Life is a spell so exquisite that everything conspires to break it.
    — Emily Dickinson
    I SEE thee better in the dark, I do not need a light. The love of thee a prism be Excelling violet. I see thee better for the years That hunch themselves between, The miner's lamp sufficient be To nullify the mine. And in the grave I see thee best- Its little panels be A-glow, all ruddy with the light I held so high for thee! What need of day to those whose dark Hath so surpassing sun, It seem it be continually At the meridian?
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: dark  year 
     
    I would like more sisters, that the taking out of one, might not leave such stillness.
    — Emily Dickinson
    November always seemed to me the Norway of the year.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: year 
     
    Forever - is composed of Nows- 'Tis not a different time... Let Months dissolve in further Months- And Years - exhale in Years...
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: time  forever  year 
     
    I argue thee that love is life. And life hath immortality.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: immortality 
     
    Hope is a thing with feathers
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: hope 
     
    Take all away from me, but leave me Ecstasy, And I am richer then than all my Fellow Men-.
    — Emily Dickinson
    I like a look of Agony, because I know it's true - men do not sham Convulsion, nor simulate, a Throe
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: men  true 
     
    You are nipping in the bud fancies which I let blossom. The shore is safer, but I love to buffet the sea - I can count the bitter wrecks here in these pleasant waters, and hear the murmuring winds, but oh, I love the danger!
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: water 
     
    Love is anterior to life, posterior to death, initial of creation, and the exponent of breath.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: death  creation 
     
    My love for those I love - not many - not very many, but don't I love them so?
    — Emily Dickinson
    If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can warm me, I know that is poetry. If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry. These are the only ways I know it. Is there any other way?
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: body  fire  poetry  book  read 
     
    Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: success 
     
    If your Nerve, deny you - Go above your Nerve
    — Emily Dickinson
    The past is not a package one can lay away.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: past 
     
    Whenever a thing is done for the first time, it releases a little demon.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: time  demon 
     
    They might not need me; but they might. I'll let my head be just in sight; a smile as small as mine might be precisely their necessity.
    — Emily Dickinson
    tags: smile 
     
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    emily dickinson
    Birth    : December 10, 1830
    Death  : May 15, 1886
    Occupation  : Poet