I am for those who believe in loose delights, I share the midnight orgies of young men, I dance with the dancers and drink with the drinkers.
Quote by Walt Whitman
And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his...
I shall use America and democracy as convertible terms
I have learned that to be with those I like is enough.
I accept reality and dare not question it.
Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion and growth of every dialect, race, and...
To have great poets, there must be great audiences.
In the faces of men and women I see God.
The future is no more uncertain than the present.
Why are there trees I never walk under but large and melodious thoughts descend upon...
The earth, that is sufficient, I do not want the constellations any nearer, I know...
Democracy is a government where you can say what you think even if you don't...
If you done it, it ain't bragging.
Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
I cannot be awake for nothing looks to me as it did before, Or else...
I celebrate myself, and sing myself.
He (President Abraham Lincoln) has a face like a hoosier Michael Angelo, so awful ugly...
Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all.
They that approve a private opinion, call it opinion; but they that dislike it, heresy;...
As a leader... I have always endeavored to listen to what each and every person...