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Robert Frost



    A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.

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    Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.

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    Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.

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    The best way out is always through.

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    Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

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    I'd just as soon play tennis with the net down.

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    A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.

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    By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.

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    The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.

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    To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.

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    The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended.

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    Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.

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    A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman.

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    A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.

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    Poetry is what gets lost in translation.

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    Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.

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    It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.

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    In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.

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    Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor

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    If there is one thing in life that I have learned about life it is... it goes on.

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    Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on.

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    There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fill you with so much quail shot that you can't move, and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind and you jump to the skies.

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    Education doesn't change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard.

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    Education is hanging around until you've caught on.

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    Before I built a wall I'd ask to know What I was walling in or walling out, And to whom I was like to give offense

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    No wonder poets sometimes have to seem/ So much more business-like than business men./ Their wares are so much harder to get rid of.

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    Being the boss anywhere is lonely. Being a female boss in a world of mostly men is especially so.

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    Two such as you with such a master speed, cannot be parted nor be swept away, from one another once you are agreed, that life is only life forevermore, together wing to wing and oar to oar.

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    I've had a lover's quarrel with the world

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    Families break up when people take hints you don't intend and miss hints you do intend

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    Something there is that doesn't love a wall

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