Monday, January 5, 2009

Fun and Funny Quotes by Robert Frost...

Fun and Funny Quotes by Robert Frost

"To be a poet is a condition, not a profession."
"You can be a little ungrammatical if you
come from the right part of the country."
"The brain is a wonderful organ;
it starts working the moment you get
up in the morning and does not stop until
you get into the office."
"The world is full of willing people; some
willing to work, the rest willing to let them."
"By working faithfully eight hours a day
you may eventually get to be boss and
work twelve hours a day."
"The reason why worry kills more people than
work is that more people worry than work."
"A civilized society is one which tolerates
eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity."
"A jury consists of twelve persons chosen
to decide who has the better lawyer."
"The middle of the road is where the white
line is - and that's the worst place to drive."
"Thinking isn't agreeing or
disagreeing. That's voting."
"I'd just as soon play tennis
with the net down."
"A mother takes twenty years to make
a man of her boy, and another woman
makes a fool of him in twenty minutes."
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a
woman's birthday but never remembers her age."
"We dance round in a ring and suppose,
but the secret sits in the middle and knows."
"Half the world is composed of people
who have something to say and can't and
the other half who have nothing to say
and keep on saying it."
"Forgive me my nonsense,
as I also forgive the nonsense of
those that think they talk sense."

Do you have a favorite?


  1. I like Robert Frost. I find him entertaining.

    Hugs, Rose

  2. In the first comment, Frost didn't go far enough. It isn't just being a poet that is a condition, it is being a writer.

  3. Some of those were funny.
    Take care, Chrissie

  4. Oh! i love Robert Frost. ;) These were great! Please keep the quotes coming, Val.

    krissy knox :)
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