Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

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.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on aristocracy, concern, and time

The Pedigree of Honey Does not concern the Bee - A Clover, any time, to him, Is Aristocracy -

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 1627, version 2, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on action, heart, hope, and inventions

Hope it strange invention - A Patent of the Heart - In unremitting action Yet never wearing out.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Letter, 1877; in Letters of Emily Dickinson, ed. Mabel Loomis Todd, 1894.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on hope

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A great Hope fell You heard no noise The Ruin was within.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: c.1864, poem No. 1123, St. 1.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on earth, heaven, kindness, life, pain, and wives

How odd that girl's life looks Behind this soft eclipse! I think that earth seems so To those in heaven now. This being comfort, then That other kind was pain; But why compare? I'm wife! stop there!

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on birds, god, and justice

God gave a loaf to every bird, But just a crumb to me.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on learning

You can stay young as long as you learn.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on friendship, immortality, and mind

A letter always seemed to me like immortality because it is the mind alone without corporeal friend.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Letter, 1867; in Letters of Emily Dickinson, ed. Mabel Loomis Todd, 1894.

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