"After great pain, a formal feeling comes. The Nerves sit ceremonious, like tombs."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Emily Dickinson on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Emily Dickinson on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Emily Dickinson on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Emily Dickinson on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Emily Dickinson on Winston Churchill
"Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought."
"To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few."
"Where thou art, that is home."
"Beauty is not caused. It is."
"Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality."