Emily Dickinson Quotes

The brain is wider than the sky; For put them side by side The one the other will contain with ease – And you beside.

A little Madness in the Spring Is wholesome even for the King.

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.

We turn not older with years, but newer every day.

To whom the mornings are like nights, What must the midnights be!

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

A word is dead when it is said. Some say. I say it just begins to live that day.

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne’er succeed.

I do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who living makes a name.

My friends are my estate.

I’m nobody! Who are you? Are you nobody, too? Then there’s a pair of us – don’t tell! They’d banish us, you know.

I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven.

That it will never come again is what makes life sweet.

I dwell in possibility…

Anger as soon as fed is dead – ‘Tis starving that makes it fat.

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

The Possible’s slow fuse is lit by the Imagination.

Forever is composed of nows.

Parting is all we know of heaven, and all we need of hell.

Where thou art, that is home.

Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.

Whenever a thing is done for the first time, it releases a little demon.

Beauty is not caused. It is.

Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.

Saying nothing…sometimes says the most.

Truth is so rare that it is delightful to tell it.

Hope is the thing with feathers, that perches in the soul, and sings the tune without words, and never stops at all.

To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few.

To love is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.

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