Emily Dickinson Quotes & Wallpapers

Emily Dickinson
Total Quotes: 696


The soul selects her own society, Then shuts the door; On her divine majority Obtrude no more. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

An altered look about the hills; A Tyrian light the village fills; A wider sunrise in the dawn; A deeper twilight on the lawn; A print of a vermilion foot; A purple finger on the slope; A flippant fly upon the pane; A spider at his trade again; An added strut in chanticleer; A flower expected everywhere ... Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

March is the month of expectation, The things we do not know, The Persons of Prognostication Are coming now. We try to sham becoming firmness, But pompous joy Betrays us, as his first betrothal Betrays a boy. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Angels in the early morning may be seen the dews among. Stooping, plucking, smiling, flying. Do the buds to them belong? Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

To be alive is power; existence in itself; without a further function; omnipotence. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

A dim capacity for wings demeans the dress I wear. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The last of Summer is Delight - Deterred by Retrospect. 'Tis Ecstasy's revealed Review - Enchantment's Syndicate. To meet it - nameless as it is - Without celestial Mail - Audacious as without a Knock To walk within the Veil. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

You remember my ideal cat has always a huge rat in its mouth, just going out of sight - though going out of sight in itself has a peculiar pleasure. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I dwell in possibilities . Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Then, as horizons step, Or noons report away,Without the formula of sound, It passes, and we stay:A quality of loss Affecting our content. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The WILL is always near, dear, though the feet vary. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Hope . . . never stops at all. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The reticent volcano keeps His never slumbering plan - Confided are his projects pink To no precarious man. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I'll tell you how the Sun rose. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Not 'Revelation'-'tis that waits/ But our unfurnished eyes Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The spreading wide my narrow Hands / To gather Paradise-. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

You'll find it-when you try to die- The Easier to let go- For recollecting such as went- You could not spare-you know. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Renunciation-is a piercing Virtue-The letting go A Presence-for an Expectation-. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

His Cheek is his Biographer- As long as he can blush. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Prosperity Whose sources are interior. As soon Adversity A diamond overtake. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I dwell in Possibility A fairer House than Prose More numerous of Windows Superior-for Doors Of Chambers as the Cedars Impregnable of Eye And for an Everlasting Roof The Gambrels of the Sky Of Visitors-the fairest For Occupation-This The spreading wide my narrow Hands To gather Paradise Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

'Arcturus' is his other name- I'd rather call him 'Star.' It's very mean of Science To go and interfere! Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The heart asks pleasure first, And then, excuse from pain; And then, those little anodynes That deaden suffering; And then, to go to sleep; And then, if it should be The will of its Inquisitor, The liberty to die. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

PHOSPHORESCENCE. Now there's a word to lift your hat to... to find that phosphorescence, that light within, that's the genius behind poetry. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The possible's slow fuse is lit by the Imagination. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I had been hungry all the years- My noon had come, to dine- I, trembling, drew the table near And touched the curious wine. 'Twas this on tables I had seen When turning, hungry, lone, I looked in windows, for the wealth I could not hope to own. I did not know the ample bread, 'Twas so unlike the crumb The birds and I had often shared In Nature's diningroom. The plenty hurt me, 'twas so new,- Myself felt ill and odd, As berry of a mountain bush Transplanted to the road. Nor was I hungry; so I found That hunger was a way Of persons outside windows, The entering takes away. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Forever is comprised of nows. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

It is essential to the sanity of mankind that each one should think the other crazy - a condition with which the cynicism of human nature so cordially complies, one could wish it were a concurrence upon a subject more noble. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Nothing is the force that renovates the World. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

You ask of my companions. Hills, sir, and the sundown, and a dog as large as myself that my father bought me. They are better than human beings, because they know but do not tell. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Death is the supple Suitor That wins at last - It is a stealthy Wooing Conducted first By pallid innuendoes And dim approach But brave at last with Bugles. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Safe Despair it is that raves - Agony is frugal. Puts itself severe away For its own perusal. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Fame is a bee. It has a song-/ It has a sting-/ Ah, too, it has a wing. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

To venerate the simple days Which lead the seasons by, Needs but to remember That from you or I They may take the trifle Termed mortality! Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

THE PEDIGREE of honey Does not concern the bee; A clover, any time, to him Is aristocracy. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

BLESS God, he went as soldiers, His musket on his breast; Grant, God, he charge the bravest Of all the martial blest. Please God, might I behold him In epauletted white, I should not fear the foe then, I should not fear the fight. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

IMMORTAL is an ample word When what we need is by, But when it leaves us for a time, 'T is a necessity. Of heaven above the firmest proof We fundamental know, Except for its marauding hand, It had been heaven below. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

THE SWEETS of Pillage can be known To no one but the Thief, Compassion for Integrity Is his divinest Grief. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Hope is the thing with feathers - That perches in the soul - And sings the tune without the words - And never stops - at all - And sweetest - in the Gale - is heard - And sore must be the storm - That could abash the little Bird That kept so many warm - Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

To Whom the Mornings stand for Nights, What must the Midnights - be! Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I took one Draught of Life - I'll tell you what I paid - Precisely an existence - The market price, they said. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I cannot live with You - It would be Life - And Life is over there - Behind the Shelf. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

To fight aloud is very brave, But gallanter, I know, Who charge within the bosom The Cavalry of Woe. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Remorse -is Memory -awake - Her Parties all astir - A Presence of Departed Acts - At window -and at Door - Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I'm nobody, who are you? Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Finite to fail, but infinite to venture. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

In the name of the bee And of the butterfly And of the breeze, amen! Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Within thy Grave! Oh no, but on some other flight - Thou only camest to mankind To rend it with Good night Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Does not Eternity appear dreadful to you. I often get to thinking of it and it seems so dark to me that I almost wish there was no Eternity. To think that we must forever live and never cease to be. It seems as if Death would be a relief to so endless a state of existence. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Elysium is as far as to The very nearest room, If in that room a friend await Felicity of doom. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I never lost as much but twice, And that was in the sod. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The Heart asks Pleasure-first- And then-Excuse from Pain Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

And then-a Day as huge As Yesterdays in pairs, Unrolled its horror in my face- Until it blocked my eyes Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

A Clock stopped- Not the Mantel's- Geneva's farthest skill Can't put the puppet bowing- That just now dangled still Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

What Soft-Cherubic Creatures- These Gentlewomen are- One would as soon assault a Plush- Or violate a Star Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I . . . am small, like the wren, and my hair is bold like the chestnut burr; and my eyes like the sherry in the glass that the guest leaves. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Love can do all but raise the Dead I doubt if even that From such a giant were withheld Were flesh equivalent But love is tired and must sleep, And hungry and must graze And so abets the shining Fleet Till it is out of gaze. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I never saw a meme; I never saw the sea. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

My Faith is larger than the Hills- So when the Hills decay- My Faith must take the Purple Wheel To show the Sun the way- 'Tis first He steps upon the Vane- And then - upon the Hill- And then abroad the World He go To do His Golden Will- And if His Yellow feet should miss- The Bird would not arise- The Flowers would slumber on their Stems- No Bells have Paradise- How dare I, therefore, stint a faith On which so vast depends- Lest Firmament should fail for me- The Rivet in the Bands Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

There's a certain Slant of light, Winter afternoons- That oppresses, like the Heft Of Cathedral Tunes- Heavenly Hurt, it gives us- We can find no scar, But internal difference, Where the Meanings, are.... When it comes, the Landscape listens- Shadows-hold their breath- When it goes, 'tis like the Distance On the look of Death. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

I stepped from plank to plank So slow and cautiously; The stars about my head I felt, About my feet the sea. I knew not but the next Would be my final inch,- This gave me that precarious gait Some call experience. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune without the words, And never stops at all, And sweetest in the gale is heard; And sore must be the storm That could abash the little bird That kept so many warm. I've heard it in the chilliest land And on the strangest sea; Yet, never, in extremity, It asked a crumb of me. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

A letter always seemed to me like immortality because it is the mind alone without corporeal friend. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

A charm invests a face Imperfectly beheld,- The lady dare not lift her veil For fear it be dispelled. But peers beyond her mesh, And wishes, and denies,- Lest interview annul a want That image satisfies. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those we have personality and emotion know what it means to want to escape from these things. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

To live is so starling it leaves little time for anything else. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

The mountain at a given distance In amber lies; Approached, the amber flits a little, - And that's the skies! Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

A Word that Breathes Distinctly Has not the Power to Die Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

Opinion is a fitting thing but truth outlasts the sun - if then we cannot own them both, possess the oldest one. Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:

My best Acquaintances are those With Whom I spoke no Word Emily Dickinson
Download Wallpaper:



<< PREVIOUS PAGE Page 3 of 10 | NEXT PAGE >
1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10  


RELATED TOPICS

Emily Dickinson Quotes, Emily Dickinson Hope Quote, Hope Emily Dickinson Quotes, Poetry Emily Dickinson Quotes, Time Emily Dickinson Quotes, Emily Quotes, Revenge Emily Thorne Quotes,