Quotes by Robert Frost

It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.
– Robert Frost
Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on.
– Robert Frost
Life is tons of discipline. Your first discipline is your vocabulary; then your grammar and your punctuation Then, in your exuberance and bounding energy you say you're going to add to that. Then you add rhyme and meter. And your delight is in that power.
– Robert Frost
Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market.
– Robert Frost
Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
– Robert Frost
My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane.
– Robert Frost
No memory of having starred atones for later disregard, or keeps the end from being hard.
– Robert Frost
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
– Robert Frost
Nobody was ever meant , To remember or invent , What he did with every cent.
– Robert Frost
One aged man - one man - can't fill a house.
– Robert Frost
Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
– Robert Frost
Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.
– Robert Frost
Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
– Robert Frost
Poets are like baseball pitchers. Both have their moments. The intervals are the tough things.
– Robert Frost
Skepticism, is that anything more than we used to mean when we said, Well, what have we here?
– Robert Frost
Some say the world will end in fire, some say in ice.
– Robert Frost
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
Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on.
– Robert Frost
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
The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.
– Robert Frost