Sara Teasdale Quotes

Inspirational quotes by Sara Teasdale

Beauty, more than bitterness Makes the heart break.
Can I ever know you Or you know me
Can I ever know you Or you know me?
I have no riches but my thoughts. Yet these are wealth enough for me.
I make the most of all that comes, And the least of all that goes.
I make the most of all that comes, And the least of all that goes.
No one worth possessing Can be quite possessed.
No one worth possessing Can be quite possessed.
When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange -- my youth.

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Christina Rossetti Poem
Last Night
 by Christina Rossetti

Where were you last night? I watched at the gate;
I went down early, I stayed down late.
Were you snug at home, I should like to know,
Or were you in the coppice wheedling Kate?

She's a fine girl, with a fine clear skin;
Easy to woo, perhaps not hard to win.
Speak up like a man and tell me the truth:
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