Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
You never know what motivates you.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Only the educated are free.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Never complain and never explain.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Who seeks shall find.
I don't believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates.
Art never improves, but... the material of art is never quite the same.
All significant truths are private truths. As they become public they cease to become truths they become facts, or at best, part of the public character or at worst, catchwords.
Business today consists in persuading crowds.
The business of the poet is not to find new emotions, but to use the ordinary ones and, in working them up into poetry, to express feelings which are not in actual emotions at all.
The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living.
I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
Every experience is a paradox in that it means to be absolute, and yet is relative in that it somehow always goes beyond itself and yet never escapes itself.
For love would be love of the wrong thing there is yet faith, But the faith and the love and the hope are all in the waiting.
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.