I cannot afford to waste my time making money.
~ Louis Agassiz
Emily Dickinson Quotes
We'd never know how high we are, till we are called to rise; and then, if we are true to plan, our statures touch the sky.
We turn not older with years, but newer every day.
Publication - is the auction of the Mind of Man.
To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.
I felt it shelter to speak to you.
They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.
A mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.
The past is not a package one can lay away.
The Possible's slow fuse is lit by the Imagination.
You ask of my companions. Hills, sir, and the sundown, and a dog as large as myself that my father bought me. They are better than human beings, because they know but do not tell.
A little madness in the Spring is wholesome even for the King.
Truth is such a rare thing, it is delightful to tell it.
When I state myself, as the representative of the verse, it does not mean me, but a supposed person.
I'll tell you how the Sun rose- a Ribbon at a time....
A letter always seemed to me like immortality because it is the mind alone without corporeal friend.
I would like more sisters, that the taking out of one, might not leave such stillness.
Surgeons must be very careful when they take the knife! Underneath their fine incisions stirs the Culprit - Life!
How strange that Nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!