Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

A Quote by Emily Dickinson on joy and life

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Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Journey in Word, ed. Cyndi Craven; an internet collection of quotations.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on spirit and words

He ate and drank the precious Words, His Spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, Nor that his frame was Dust.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 1587, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on soul

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The Soul should always stand ajar.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on angels

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Angels in the early morning May be seen the dews among. Stooping, plucking, smiling, flying. Do the buds to them belong?

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on anger and death

Anger as soon as fed is dead - 'Tis starving makes it fat.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Poems, Second Series, 1891

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on lies

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'Tis sweet to know that stocks will stand When we with Daisies lie- That Commerce will continue- And Trades as briskly fly.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Poems, Second Series, 1891.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on honor, life, wives, women, and work

She rose to his requirement, dropped The playthings of her life To take the honorable work Of woman and of wife.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on love

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That love is all there is is all we know of love.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on beginning, pain, and time

Pain - has an element of Blank - It cannot recollect When it begun - or if there were A time when it was not. . . .

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: 1862; Poems, First Series, 1890.

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