Emily Dickinson Quotes


78 Emily Dickinson quotes:



"Faith is a fine invention when Gentleman can see -- but microscopes are prudent in an emergency"
"Remorse --is Memory --awake --/ Her Parties all astir --/ A Presence of Departed Acts --/ At window --and at Door --"
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Memory Quotes
"I like a look of Agony, because I know it's true -- men do not sham Convulsion, nor simulate, a Throe --"
"Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Success Quotes
"Luck is not chance, it is toil. Fortune is expensive smile is earned."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Luck Quotes
"Much Madness is divinest Sense - To a discerning Eye - Much Sense - the starkest Madness"
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Madness Quotes
"Much Madness is divinest Sense -- to a discerning Eye -- much Sense -- the starkest Madness --"
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Madness Quotes
"'Tis so much joy! 'Tis so much joy! If I should fail, what poverty! And yet, as poor as I Have ventured all upon a throw; Have gained! Yes! Hesitated so this side the victory!"
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Joy Quotes
"That it shall never come again is what makes life so sweet"
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Life Quotes
"To fight aloud is very brave, but gallanter, I know, who charge within the bosom, the Cavalry of Woe."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Sorrow Quotes
"What fortitude the Soul contains, / That it can so endure / The accent of a coming Foot-- / The opening of a Door."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Soul Quotes
"How frugal is the chariot that bears a human soul"
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Soul Quotes
"The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Soul Quotes
"His mind of man, a secret makes I meet him with a start he carries a circumference in which I have no part."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Secrets Quotes
"Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those we have personality and emotion know what it means to want to escape from these things."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Poet Quotes
"I dwell in Possibility."
"We never know how high we are till we are called to rise; and then, if we are true to plan, our stature's touch the skies."
"A word is dead when it is said. Some say. I say it just begins to live that day."
Author: Dickinson Quotes Category: Words Quotes



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