Robert Frost Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old robert frost quotes, robert frost sayings, and robert frost proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.     

Robert Frost

A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.     

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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 land was ours before we were the land's.     

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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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You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's.     

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Hell is a half-filled auditorium.     

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Don't be an agnostic. Be something.     

Robert Frost

Live life like its the last breath you take for that breath is the whole essence of living, the little things in life are what connects us to all the big things we live for.     

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

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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.      

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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.     

Robert Frost

A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.     

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A breeze discovered my open book And began to flutter the leaves to look     

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Any work of art must first of all tell a story.     

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Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.     

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The best way out is always through.     

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Affection is an overpowering craving to be compellingly sought.     

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In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.     

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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

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

You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's. He is more particular...The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.     

Robert Frost

People are inexterminable - like flies and bed-bugs. There will always be some that survive in cracks and crevices - that's us.     

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If you're looking for something to be brave about, consider fine arts.     

Robert Frost