A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
Quote by Walt Whitman
Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbed.
Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
I cannot be awake for nothing looks to me as it did before, Or else...
It [baseball] will take our people out-of-doors, fill them with oxygen, give them a larger...
Wisdom is not finally tested in the schools, Wisdom cannot be pass'd from one having...
The poet judges not as a judge judges but as the sun falling around a...
There is no week nor day nor hour when tyranny may not enter upon this...
I shall use America and democracy as convertible terms
I dote on myself, there is that lot of me and all so luscious.
He most honors my style who learns under it to destroy the teacher.
Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you...
Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.
Why are there trees I never walk under but large and melodious thoughts descend upon...
Have you learned the lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with...
There is no object so soft but it makes a hub for the wheeled universe.
The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual.
The proof of a poet is that his country absorbs him as affectionately as he...
I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves.