There is that indescribable freshness and unconsciousness about an illiterate person that humbles and mocks the power of the noblest expressive genius.
Quote by Walt Whitman
Walt Whitman Quotes
The United States themselves are essentially the greatest poem.
Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.
A great city is that which has the greatest men and women.
I say to mankind, Be not curious about God. For I, who am curious about...
To have great poets, there must be great audiences.
I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game.
It [baseball] will take our people out-of-doors, fill them with oxygen, give them a larger...
Whoever degrades another degrades me, And whatever is done or said returns at last to...
The great city is that which has the greatest man or woman: if it be...
The future is no more uncertain than the present.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.
I heard what was said of the universe, heard it and heard it of several...
Seeing, hearing, feeling, are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.
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.
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give...
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as...
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in Him, and I...