Robert Lee Frost was an American poet. His work was initially published in England before it was published in America. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. One of the most popular and critically respected American poets of the twentieth century, Frost was honored frequently during his lifetime, receiving four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. He became one of America’s rare “public literary figures, almost an artistic institution.”He was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in 1960 for his poetic works. On July 22, 1961, Frost was named poet laureate of Vermont.
Education Doesn't Change Life Much. It Just Lifts Trouble To A Higher Plane Of Regard.
If Society Fits You Comfortably Enough, You Call It Freedom.
I Go To School The Youth To Learn The Future.
The Woods Are Lovely, Dark And Deep. But I Have Promises To Keep, And Miles To Go Before I Sleep.
We Love Things We Love What They Are.
The Brain Is A Wonderful Organ; It Starts Working The Moment You Get Up In The Morning And Does Not Stop Until You Get Into The Office.
A Diplomat Is A Man Who Always Remembers A Woman's Birthday But Never Remembers Her Age.
Happiness Makes Up In Height For What It Lacks In Length.
A Person Will Sometimes Devote All His Life To The Development Of One Part Of His Body - The Wishbone.
By Working Faithfully Eight Hours A Day You May Eventually Get To Be Boss And Work Twelve Hours A Day.
You Don't Have To Deserve Your Mother's Love. You Have To Deserve Your Father's.
A Civilized Society Is One Which Tolerates Eccentricity To The Point Of Doubtful Sanity.
I Hold It To Be The Inalienable Right Of Anybody To Go To Hell In His Own Way.
In Three Words I Can Sum Up Everything I've Learned About Life: It Goes On.
The Greatest Thing In Family Life Is To Take A Hint When A Hint Is Intended-and Not To Take A Hint When A Hint Isn't Intended.
Thinking Isn't Agreeing Or Disagreeing. That's Voting.
The Reason Why Worry Kills More People Than Work Is That More People Worry Than Work.
The World Is Full Of Willing People; Some Willing To Work, The Rest Willing To Let Them.
Half The World Is Composed Of People Who Have Something To Say And Can't, And The Other Half Who Have Nothing To Say And Keep On Saying It.
The Strongest And Most Effective Force In Guaranteeing The Long-term Maintenance Of Power Is Not Violence In All The Forms Deployed By The Dominant To Control The Dominated, But Consent In All The Forms In Which The Dominated Acquiesce In Their Own Domination.
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.
I Had A Lovers Quarrel With The World.
Education Is Hanging Around Until You've Caught On.
My Sorrow, When She's Here With Me, Thinks These Dark Days Of Autumn Rain Are Beautiful As Days Can Be; She Loves The Bare, The Withered Tree; She Walks The Sodden Pasture Lane.
Two Roads Diverged In A Wood And I - I Took The One Less Traveled By, And That Has Made All The Difference.
A Successful Lawsuit Is The One Worn By A Policeman.
The Best Things And Best People Rise Out Of Their Separateness; I'm Against A Homogenized Society Because I Want The Cream To Rise.
Don't Ever Take A Fence Down Until You Know Why It Was Put Up.
I Never Dared To Be Radical When Young For Fear It Would Make Me Conservative When Old.
The Middle Of The Road Is Where The White Line Is - And That's The Worst Place To Drive.
Some Say The World Will End In Fire, Some Say In Ice.
I Always Entertain Great Hopes.
A Bank Is A Place Where They Lend You An Umbrella In Fair Weather And Ask For It Back When It Begins To Rain.
Most Of The Change We Think We See In Life Is Due To Truths Being In And Out Of Favor.
If You Don't Know How Great This Country Is, I Know Someone Who Does; Russia.
Poetry Is When An Emotion Has Found Its Thought And The Thought Has Found Words.
I Would Have Written Of Me On My Stone: I Had A Lover's Quarrel With The World.
Nothing Can Make Injustice Just But Mercy.
There Never Was Any Heart Truly Great And Generous, That Was Not Also Tender And Compassionate.
Forgive Me My Nonsense, As I Also Forgive The Nonsense Of Those That Think They Talk Sense.
The Only Certain Freedom's In Departure.
The Best Way Out Is Always Through.
Hell Is A Half-filled Auditorium.
It's A Funny Thing That When A Man Hasn't Anything On Earth To Worry About, He Goes Off And Gets Married.
A Jury Consists Of Twelve Persons Chosen To Decide Who Has The Better Lawyer.
A Poem Begins In Delight And Ends In Wisdom.
To Be A Poet Is A Condition, Not A Profession.
Humor Is The Most Engaging Cowardice.
Forgive, O Lord, My Little Jokes On Thee, And I'll Forgive Thy Great Big Joke On Me.
Home Is The Place Where, When You Have To Go There, They Have To Take You In.