Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Quote by Robert Frost
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Robert Frost Quotes
Anything more than the truth would be too much.
Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
As it is more blessed to give than receive, so it must be more blessed to receive than to give back.
Ah, when to the heart of man Was it ever less than a treason To go with the drift of things To yield with a grace to reason And bow and accept at the end Of a love or a season.
I often say of George Washington that he was one of the few in the whole history of the world who was not carried away by power.
An idea is a feat of association.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
Forgive me my nonsense as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they talk sense.
The best way out is always through.
Of all the griefs that harass the distrest, Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest.
First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.
Where greed lie at the top, poverty must surely be seen at the grassroot.
Covetousness is both the beginning and the end of the devil's alphabet - the first vice in corrupt nature that moves, and the last which dies.
We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.
War involves in its progress such a train of unforeseen circumstances that no human wisdom can calculate the end it has but one thing certain, and that is to increase taxes.
Americans chose a free enterprise system designed to provide a quality of opportunity, not compel a quality of results. And that is why this is only place in the world where you can open up a business in the spare bedroom of your home.
A lot of the problems I had with fame I was bringing on myself. A lot of self-loathing, a lot of woe-is-me. Now I'm learning to see the positive side of things, instead of, like, 'I can't go to Kmart. I can't take my kids to the haunted house.'
I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories.