Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

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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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on certainty, god, and heaven

I never saw a moor, I never saw the sea; Yet know I how the heather looks, And what a wave must be. I never spoke with God, Nor visited in heaven; Yet certain am I of the spot As if the chart were given.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: c.1865, poem no. 1052, St. 1.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson

Called Back

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: (West Cemetery; Amherst, Massachusetts) {self written}

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on grief and wonder

I measure every Grief I meet With narrow, probing Eyes - I wonder if It weighs like Mine - Or has an Easier size.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: 1862; Poems, Third Series, 1896.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on death

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Dying is a wild night and a new road.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on anguish

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For each ecstatic instant We must an anguish pay In keen and quivering ratio To the ecstasy.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: a collection of quotations found on the Internet.

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on eternity and journeys

Our journey had advanced; Our feet were almost come To that odd fork in Being's road, Eternity by term.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: “Our Journey had Advanced”

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on failure

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Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on cats, idealism, justice, and pleasure

You remember my ideal cat has always a huge rat in its mouth, just going out of sight - though going out of sight in itself has a peculiar pleasure.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: Selected Poems and Letters of Emily Dickinson

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A Quote by Emily Dickinson on world

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How much can come And much can go, And yet abide the world!

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

Source: There came a Wind

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