Friday, October 22, 2010

Emily Dickinson Quotes...

Emily Dickinson Quotes

“Not knowing when the dawn will come,
I open every door.”

“Hope is the thing with feathers, that perches in the soul,
and sings the tune without words, and never stops at all.”

“To love is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.”

“Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.”

“Truth is so rare that it is delightful to tell it.”

“Saying nothing... sometimes says the most.”

"Dogs are better than human beings because
they know but do not tell."

“If I can stop one heart from breaking,
I shall not live in vain.”

“It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.”

“Find ecstasy in life;
the mere sense of living is joy enough.”

“I never saw a moor, I never saw the sea;
yet know I how the heather looks, and what a wave must be.
I never spoke with God, nor visited in Heaven; yet certain
am I of the spot, as if a chart were given.”

“Dying is a wild night and a new road.”

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  1. These were wonderful!! I love her quotes!!

  2. Val, I love your blog!
    The quotes are the best I have seen and it looks so professional compared to mine! :(
    I hope right now you are having a wonderful birthday and many more just like it.
    Your friendship means the world to me.

    Love and hugs.


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