Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

A Quote by Emily Dickinson on excellence and judgment

Ample make this Bed - Make this Bed with Awe - In it wait till Judgment break Excellent and Fair.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 829, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on mind and secrets

His mind of man, a secret makes I meet him with a start He carries a circumference In which I have no part.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 1663, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on art, nature, simplicity, and wisdom

Nature is what we know - Yet have not art to say - So impotent our wisdom is To her simplicity.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Untitled Poem, No. 668.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on nature

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Nature, like us is sometimes caught Without her diadem.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 1075, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on nature, simplicity, and world

This is my letter to the World That never wrote to Me- The simple News that Nature told- With tender majesty.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: c.1862, poem no. 441, St. 1.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on advertising

I'm Nobody! Who are you? Are you - Nobody - Too? Then there's a pair of us? Don't tell! they'd advertise - you know!

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: 1861; Poems, Second Series, 1891.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on argument, immortality, life, and love

I argue thee that love is life And life hath immortality.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on friendship and heaven

My only sketch, profile, of Heaven is a large blue sky, and larger than the biggest I have seen in June - and in it are my friends - every one of them.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on failure, god, heaven, and love

Who has not found the heaven below Will fail of it above. God's residence is next to mine- His furniture is love.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on art and home

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Where thou art, that is home.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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