Everything written is as good as it is dramatic. It need not declare itself in form, but it is drama or nothing.
Source: A Way Out, 1929
Contributed by: Zaady
Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given, and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
My apple trees will never get across And eat the cones under his pines, I tell him. He only says, "Good fences make good neighbors."
Source: Mending Wall, 1914
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee And I'll forgive Thy great big one on me.
Source: the Clearing, 1962
You have freedom when you're easy in your harness.
Keep cold, young orchard. Goodbye and keep cold. Dread fifty above more than fifty below.
Source: Goodbye and Keep Cold, 1923
Hell is a half-filled auditorium.
Happiness makes up in height what it lacks in length.
The sweet of bitter bark And burning clove.
Source: To Earthward, 1923
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