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    You can be a rank insider as well as a rank outsider.
    — Robert Frost
    If one by one we counted people out For the least sin, it wouldn't take us long To get so we had no one left to live with. For to be social is to be forgiving.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: people  live  sin 
     
    I alone of English writers have consciously set myself to make music out of what I may call the sound of sense.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: alone  music 
     
    Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: loss  care  die  sell 
     
    Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house. Opening the first takes the pressure off the second.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: writing 
     
    What we live by we die by.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: live  die 
     
    Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: truth 
     
    A poet never takes notes. You never take notes in a love affair.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: poet 
     
    You have freedom when you're easy in your harness.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: freedom 
     
    If you don't know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: russia 
     
    Style is that which indicates how the writer takes himself and what he is saying. It is the mind skating circles around itself as it moves forward.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: saying  mind 
     
    The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: school  book 
     
    If society fits you comfortably enough, you call it freedom.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: society  freedom 
     
    Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on.
    — Robert Frost
    Two such as you with such a master speed, cannot be parted nor be swept away, from one another once you are agreed, that life is only life forevermore, together wing to wing and oar to oar.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: master  wings 
     
    My goal in life is to unite my avocation with my vocation, As my two eyes make one in sight.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: eyes  goal 
     
    The hurt is not enough: I long for weight and strength. To feel the earth as rough to all my length
    — Robert Frost
    tags: hurt  earth  strength 
     
    The sun was warm but the wind was chill. You know how it is with an April day. When the sun is out and the wind is still, You're one month on in the middle of May. But if you so much as dare to speak, a cloud come over the sunlit arch, And wind comes off a frozen peak, And you're two months back in the middle of March.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: april 
     
    Men work together, whether they work together or apart.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: men  work 
     
    A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: men 
     
    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.
    — Robert Frost
    Space ails us moderns: we are sick with space.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: space 
     
    To Time it never seems that he is braveTo set himself against the peaks of snowTo lay them level with the running wave,Nor is he overjoyed when they lie low,But only grave, contemplative and grave.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: time  lies  running 
     
    What is this talked-of mystery of birth. But being mounted bareback on the earth?
    — Robert Frost
    tags: mystery  birth 
     
    Let those possess the land, and only those,Who love it with a love so strong and stupidThat they may be abused and taken advantage ofAnd made fun of by business, law, and art....
    — Robert Frost
    tags: law  fun  strong  business  advantage 
     
    loosely boundBy countless silken ties of love and thoughtTo everything on earth the compass round
    — Robert Frost
    tags: earth 
     
    A man has got to keep his extrication.The important thing is not to get bogged downIn what he has to do to earn a living....
    — Robert Frost
    tags: men  living 
     
    Trust him to have his bitter politicsAgainst his unacquaintances the richWho sleep in houses of their own, though mortgaged.Conservatives, they don't know what to save.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: trust  sleep 
     
    I see for Nature no defeatIn one tree's overthrowOr for myself in my retreatFor yet another blow.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: nature 
     
    I have miles to go before I sleep...
    — Robert Frost
    tags: sleep 
     
    People are inexterminable like flies and bed-bugs. There will always be some that survive in cracks and crevices that's us.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: people 
     
    Summoning artists to participate In the august occasions of the state Seems something artists ought to celebrate. Today is for my cause a day of days.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: occasion  artist 
     
    Let me be the one To do what is done.
    — Robert Frost
    If the writer does not cry, the reader does not cry.
    — Robert Frost
    I write to find out what I didn't know I knew.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: write 
     
    When work becomes play, and play becomes your work, your life unfolds.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: work 
     
    Belief is better than anything else, and it is best when rapt - above paying its respects to anybody's doubt whatsoever.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: belief  respect  doubt 
     
    Humour is the most engaging cowardice. With it myself I have been able to hold some of my enemy in play far out of gunshot.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: enemies  humour  enemy 
     
    I am not a nature poet. There is almost always a person in my poems.
    — Robert Frost
    tags: nature  people  poem  poet 
     
    For hard it is to keep from being KingWhen it's in you and in the situation.
    — Robert Frost
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