Comments about Walt Whitman
trutherbotprop: Do I contradict myself?
Very well then I contradict myself,
(I am large, I contain multitudes.)
KPFinnerty: 'Long, too long America'
Leaves of Grass - 1891-1892
zarandillo: Walt Whitman Inciting the Bird of Freedom to Soar, 1904.
Artist: Max Beerbohm
GodBrahman: “Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.”
holymoun: im bout Go on retch live and crash my car off the Walt whitman bridge
lalaladesiempre: “Be curious, not judgmental.” — Walt Whitman
MoleHistory: Reading about the time Walt Whitman came to LFK in 1879.
SFTSLodge: Crossing Brooklyn Ferry: Astrophysicist Janna Levin Reads Walt Whitman's Stunning Serenade to Our Interlaced Lives Across Space and Time
SlowwCo: "Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons;
It is to grow in the open air, and to eat and sleep with the earth."
— Walt Whitman
carlzbarkley93: Marked as to-read: Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
KroeskopKind: Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
user9888: The future is no more uncertain than the present. Walt Whitman
ilovelettuce1: Was Walt Whitman Christ?
bishopalreese: Now Playing: Walt Whitman - Lord's Prayer on
MakMakay: "I stop somewhere, waiting for you." - Walt Whitman
palm_mountain: “Keep your face always toward the sun and the shadows will fall behind you.” - Walt Whitman
We are keeping our face toward the sun here at Palm Mountain.
Until we meet again, be well.
DebraRTV: Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman
ShashPage: But don't stay there! It's important to ask ourselves these questions, but don't let them consume you.
This reminds me of one of my favorite quotes. Walt Whitman (1819), a famous poet, said this "Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and the shadows will fall behind you."
bishopalreese: Now Playing: Walt Whitman - This Is the Day on
ZenYogaVibes: Re-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul. -Walt Whitman
mottallan: "I emit my screams from the roofs of this world”, says the poet.
Value the beauty of the simple things.
One can make beautiful poetry about little things.
Don’t betray you beliefs,
because we can’t row against our own selves:
That turns life into hell."
AnziaArt: YES we all come from star dust for sure...
"Every Atom Belonging to Me as Good Belongs to You" Whitman's words.....
divot999: Long, too long America by Walt Whitman
Long, too long America,
Traveling roads all even and peaceful you learn'd from joys and prosperity only,
But now, ah now, to learn from crises of anguish, advancing, grappling with direst fate and recoiling not,
dayanasparkles: “The art of art... is simplicity.”
pensanteente: "It is not upon you alone the dark patches fall,
The dark threw its patches down upon me also,
Deja de quejarte, coño, que no eres el centro del mundo"
—Walt Whitman, "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry"
itweetthebody: "With one brief hour of madness and joy."
Walt Whitman, One Hour to Madness and Joy
Jana_Smith: “Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.” Walt Whitman
lisalisa2123: A Noiseless Patient Spider a poem by Walt Whitman
Roberts56Gavin: Poor old Leasky, full of self contradictions. I think he’s one of the reincarnations of Walt Whitman, or the Wizard of Oz.
mauech: "A new order shall arise and they shall be the priests of man, and every man shall be his own priest."