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 faith, inventions, and prudence

"Faith" is a fine invention When Gentleman can see - But Microscopes are prudent In an Emergency

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 185, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on faith

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Faith -is the Pierless Bridge Supporting what We see Unto the Scene that We do not -.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 915, ed. Thomas H. Johnson, 1955.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on fame and songs

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Fame is a bee It has a song - It has a sting - Ah, too, it has a wing.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Poem no. 1763.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on fame and food

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Fame is a fickle food Upon a shifting plate.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: c. 1864; The Single Hound, 1914.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on friendship

Till the first friend dies, we think our ecstasy impersonal, but then discover that he was the cup from which we drank it, itself as yet unknown.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on birds, hospitality, and life

Our little kinsmen after rain In plenty may be seen, A pink and pulpy multitude The tepid ground upon; A needless life it seemed to me Until a little bird As to a hospitality Advanced and breakfasted.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Our Little Kinsman

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on soul

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What fortitude the Soul contains, That it can so endure The accent of a coming Foot- The opening of a Door.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: The LIFE 101 Quote Book, an internet collection of quotations.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on friendship

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on god

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They say God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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