I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
Quote by Walt Whitman
Walt Whitman Quotes
And your very flesh shall be a great poem.
The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual
I'm tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn't work. Of course it doesn't work....
The future is no more uncertain than the present.
Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain...
I have learned that to be with those I like is enough.
I exist as I am, that is enough.
In the faces of men and women I see God.
I am for those who believe in loose delights, I share the midnight orgies of...
Seeing, hearing, feeling, are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.
Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion and growth of every dialect, race, and...
Freedom - to walk free and own no superior.
There is no object so soft but it makes a hub for the wheeled universe.
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give...
Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in...
In the faces of men and women I see God
To have great poets, there must be great audiences.
Damn all expurgated books, the dirtiest book of all is the expurgated book.
If I were asked what book is better than a cheap book, I should answer...
A book is like a piece of rope; it takes on meaning only in connection...