Quotes by Robert Frost

The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.
– Robert Frost
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
The ear is the only true writer and the only true reader.
– Robert Frost
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.
– Robert Frost
The figure a poem makes. It begins in delight and ends in wisdom... in a clarification of life - not necessarily a great clarification, such as sects and cults are founded on, but in a momentary stay against confusion.
– Robert Frost
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
The middle of the road is where the white line is - and that's the worst place to drive.
– Robert Frost
The only way round is through.
– Robert Frost
The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.
– Robert Frost
The snake stood up for evil in the Garden.
– Robert Frost
The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long-term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated, but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination.
– Robert Frost
The world is full of willing people; some willing to work, the rest willing to let them.
– Robert Frost
The worst disease which can afflict executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism.
– Robert Frost
There is no arguing with him, for if his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt end of it.
– Robert Frost
There is the fear that we shan't prove worthy in the eyes of someone who knows us at least as well as we know ourselves. That is the fear of God. And there is the fear of Man-fear that men won't understand us and we shall be cut off from them.
– Robert Frost
They would not find me changed from him they knew - only more sure of all I thought was true.
– Robert Frost
Thinking isn't agreeing or disagreeing. That's voting.
– Robert Frost
To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
– 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
We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.
– Robert Frost