75 Robert Frost Quotes On Life And Life

Robert Frost (1874–1963) was a highly celebrated American poet known for his vivid poetry that often explored themes of rural life, nature, love, and philosophical reflections. Read some of the best Robert Frost quotes, sayings, and poems that are timeless.

Some of Robert Frost’s most famous poems include “The Road Not Taken”, “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening”, “Mending Wall”, “Birches”, and “Fire and Ice”.

And throughout his career, he received numerous honors and awards, including four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. People from all over the world loved his work because it was easy to understand and it made them think about important things.

From talking about making choices in life to understanding ourselves better, Frost’s quotes are like little pieces of wisdom that can inspire and guide us in our journey.

So let’s dive into the world of Robert Frost’s quotes and discover the timeless messages they hold for us.

Top 10 Robert Frost Quotes

  1. “The best way out is always through.” — Robert Frost                                                                                                   

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    robert frost quotes
  2. “If we couldn’t laugh, we would all go insane.” — Robert Frost                                                                          famous quotes by robert frost
  3. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” — Robert Frost                       

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    robert frost qutoes life goes on
  4. “Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.” — Robert Frost
  5. “No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.” — Robert Frost
  6. “The woods are lovely, dark, and deep. But I have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep.” — Robert Frost                                                                                                                                                       

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    robert frost poems
  7. “Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.” — Robert Frost
  8. “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” — Robert Frost                                                                                                                                         

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    robert frost the road not taken
  9. “Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.” — Robert Frost
  10. “Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can’t, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.” — Robert Frost

Deep Quotes by Robert Frost

  1. “Freedom lies in being bold.” — Robert Frost
  2. “Poetry is what gets lost in translation.” — Robert Frost
  3. “Thinking isn’t agreeing or disagreeing. That’s voting.” — Robert Frost
  4. “Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.” — Robert Frost
  5. “What is done is done for the love of it- or not really done at all.” — Robert Frost
  6. “A poet never takes notes..you never take notes in a Love Affair.” — Robert Frost
  7. “For dear me, why abandon a belief Merely because it ceases to be true.” — Robert Frost
  8. “Nobody was ever meant to remember or invent what he did with every cent.” — Robert Frost
  9. “Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on.” — Robert Frost
  10. “Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.” — Robert Frost
  11. “The world is full of willing people; some willing to work, the rest willing to let them.” — Robert Frost
  12. “The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.” — Robert Frost
  13. “It’s a funny thing that when a man hasn’t anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.” — Robert Frost
  14. “The worst disease which can afflict executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it’s egotism.” — Robert Frost
  15. “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.” — Robert Frost

Best Robert Frost Quotes

  1. “To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.” — Robert Frost
  2. “A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.” — Robert Frost
  3. Hope is not found in a way out but a way through.” — Robert Frost
  4. “Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.” — Robert Frost
  5. “Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.” — Robert Frost
  6. “Every poem is a momentary stay against the confusion of the world.” — Robert Frost
  7. “A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.” — Robert Frost
  8. “Something we were withholding made us weak, until we found it was ourselves.” — Robert Frost
  9. “I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew. Writing a poem is discovering.” — Robert Frost
  10. “Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” — Robert Frost
  11. “The middle of the road is where the white line is – and that’s the worst place to drive.” — Robert Frost
  12. “Forgive me my nonsense as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they talk sense.” — Robert Frost
  13. “Being the boss anywhere is lonely. Being a female boss in a world of mostly men is especially so.” — Robert Frost
  14. “By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.” — Robert Frost
  15. “A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.” — Robert Frost

Robert Frost Quotes On Love

  1. “We love the things we love for what they are.” — Robert Frost
  2. “Anything more than the truth would be too much.” — Robert Frost
  3. “Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” — Robert Frost
  4. “Come over the hills and far with me and be my love in the rain.” — Robert Frost
  5. “How many things would you attempt If you knew you could not fail.” — Robert Frost
  6. “Families break up when they get hints you don’t intend and miss hints that you do.” — Robert Frost
  7. “You’ve got to love what’s lovable and hate what’s hateable. It takes brains to see the difference.” — Robert Frost
  8. “There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.” — Robert Frost
  9. “A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body – the wishbone.” — Robert Frost
  10. Nature’s first green is gold, Her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf’s a flower; But only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf. So Eden sank to grief, So dawn goes down to day. Nothing gold can stay.” — Robert Frost

Robert Frost Famous Quotes

  1. “A good book has no ending.” — Robert Frost
  2. “I am not a teacher, but an awakener.” — Robert Frost
  3. “Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.” — Robert Frost
  4. “You have freedom when you’re easy in your harness.” — Robert Frost
  5. “Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.” — Robert Frost
  6. “The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.” — Robert Frost
  7. “Writing free verse is like playing tennis with the net down.” — Robert Frost
  8. “How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to you?” — Robert Frost
  9. Education doesn’t change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard.” — Robert Frost
  10. “We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.” — Robert Frost
  11. “A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.” — Robert Frost
  12. “I am a writer of books in retrospect. I talk in order to understand; I teach in order to learn.” — Robert Frost
  13. “The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.” — Robert Frost
  14. “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.” — Robert Frost
  15. “The rain to the wind said, You push and I’ll pelt.’ They so smote the garden bed That the flowers actually knelt, And lay lodged–though not dead. I know how the flowers felt.” — Robert Frost

Funny Quotes By Robert Frost

  1. “I’m not confused. I’m just well mixed.” — Robert Frost
  2. “I believe in teaching, but I don’t believe in going to school.” — Robert Frost
  3. “A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.” — Robert Frost
  4. “Before I built a wall I’d ask to know what I was walling in or walling out.” — Robert Frost
  5. “Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee and I’ll forgive Thy great big one on me.” — Robert Frost
  6. “Unless you are educated in metaphor, you are not safe to be let loose in the world.” — Robert Frost
  7. “Forgive me my nonsense, as I also forgive the nonsense of those that think they talk sense.” — Robert Frost
  8. “A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.” — Robert Frost
  9. “A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.” — Robert Frost
  10. “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.” — Robert Frost


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