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Wonderful Quotes by Emily Dickinson

 Quotes by Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson Quotes

• If your nerve deny you, go above your nerve.

• Till it has loved, no man or woman can become itself.

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

• We never know how high we are till we are called to rise. Then if we are true to form our statures touch the skies.

• Consciousness is the only home of which we know.

• "I'm out with lanterns, looking for myself."

• To travel far, there is no better ship than a book.

• "If I wasn't a perfect woman, I'd bust you in the nose.

• My friends are my estate.

• The soul should always stand ajar.

Emily Dickinson Quotes

• To shut your eyes is to travel.

• That love is all there is, is all we know of love.

• Faith slips - and laughs, and rallies.

• Luck is not chance, it's toil; fortune's expensive smile is earned.

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

• The truth must dazzle gradually or every man be blind.

• There is no frigate like a book to take us lands away...

• Till I loved I never lived.

• Until you have loved, you cannot become yourself.

• Write me of hope and love, and hearts that endured.

Emily Dickinson Quotes

• Who never lost, are unprepared.

• Life is a spell so exquisite that everything conspires to break it.

• Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate.

• The soul selects her own society.

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

• People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.

• We grow accustomed to the dark when light is put away.

• It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.

• Life is but life! And death, but death! Bliss is but bliss! And breath but breath!

• Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.

Emily Dickinson Quotes

• Saying nothing... sometimes says the most.

• I like a look of agony, because I know it's true.

• Tell all the truth but tell it slant.

• Finite to fail, but infinite to venture

• Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes.

• Opinion is a fitting thing but truth outlasts the sun - if then we cannot own them both, possess the oldest one.

• "Forever is composed of nows."

• I believe in possibility.

• The heart wants what it wants - or else it does not care.

• We both believe, and disbelieve a hundred times an hour, which keeps believing nimble.

Emily Dickinson Quotes

• The past is not a package one can lay away.

• Drowning is not so pitiful as the attempt to rise.

• The brain is wider than the sky.

• We journey to the day, and tell each other how we sang to keep the dark away.

• Those who have not found the heaven below, will fail of it above.

• Fortune befriends the bold.

• To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime.

• In a life that stopped guessing, you and I should not feel at home.

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

• Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought. 

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