To have great poets, there must be great audiences.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.
To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.
In the confusion we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single word.
Have you learned the lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with you, and stood aside for you? Have you not learned great lessons from those who braced themselves against you, and disputed passage with you?
I see great things in baseball. It’s our game – the American game.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don’t believe I deserved my friends.
I accept reality and dare not question it.
To me, every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
Seeing, hearing, feeling, are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.