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'Tis so much joy! 'Tis so much joy! If I should fail, what poverty! An...   Life
A word is dead when it is said, some say. I say it just begins to live...   Life
A wounded deer leaps the highest.   Life
After great pain, a formal feeling comes. The Nerves sit ceremonious, ...   Life
Anger as soon as fed is dead - 'Tis starving makes it fat.   Anger
Beauty is not caused. It is.   Life
Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes   Life
Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent.   Life
Drab Habitation of Whom? Tabernacle or Tomb - or Dome of Worm - or Por...   Life
Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate.   Life
Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.   Life
Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.   Life
For Love is Immortality.   Life
Forever is composed of nows.   Life
Fortune befriends the bold.   Life
He ate and drank the precious Words, his Spirit grew robust; He knew n...   Life
His Labor is a Chant - his Idleness - a Tune - oh, for a Bee's experie...   Life
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings t...   Life
How dreary - to be - somebody! How public - like a frog - to tell your...   Life
How strange that nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!   Nature
I argue thee that love is life. And life hath immortality.   Life
I do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who...   Life
I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven.   Life
I never saw a moor, I never saw the sea; Yet know I how the heather lo...   Nature
If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.   Life
If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know t...   Life
If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever w...   Life
Is wholesome even for the King.   Life
It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.   Life
Luck is not chance, it is toil. Fortune is expensive smile is earned.   Life
Luck is not chance, it's toil; fortune's expensive smile is earned.   Life
Much Madness is divinest Sense - to a discerning Eye - much Sense - th...   Life
Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door.   Life
Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.   Age
People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.   Life
Some keep the Sabbath going to Church I keep it staying at Home With a...   Life
Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.   Life
Surgeons must be very careful. When they take the knife!, underneath t...   Life
Tell the truth, but tell it slant.   Life
The possible's slow fuse is lit, by the Imagination.   Imagination
The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic exper...   Life
There is no Frigate like a book to take us lands away nor any coursers...   Life
They might not need me; but they might. I'll let my head be just in si...   Life
They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as som...   Life
To fight aloud is very brave, but gallanter, I know, who charge within...   Life
To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.   Life
To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee...   Life
To whom the mornings are like nights, What must the midnights be!   Life
Truth is so rare that it is delightful to tell it.   Life
Whenever a thing is done for the first time, it releases a little demo...   Life
Where thou art, that is home.   Life
Without suspecting our abode until we drive away.   Life