Walt Whitman

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Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman

Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Oh while I live, to be the ruler of life, not a slave, to meet life as a powerful conqueror, and nothing exterior to me will ever take command of me.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Camerado! This is no book; who touches this touches a man.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A great city is that which has the greatest men and women.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The beautiful uncut hair of graves.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Freedom -- to walk free and own no superior.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Seasons pursuing each other the indescribable crowd is gathered, it is the fourth of Seventh-month, (what salutes of cannon and small arms!)More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Produce great men, the rest follows.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Press close bare-bosomed night -- press close magnetic nourishing night! Night of south winds! night of the large few stars! Still nodding night! mad naked summer night.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
This is what you shall do: love the earth and sun, and animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence towards the people, take off your hat to nothing known or unknown, or to any man or number of men; go freely with the powerful uneducated persons, and with the young, and mothers, of families: read these leaves in the open air every season of every year of your life: re-examine all you have been told at school or church, or in any books, and dismiss whatever insults your soul.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
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?More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our leading men are not of much account and never have been, but the average of the people is immense, beyond all history. Sometimes I think in all departments, literature and art included, that will be the way our superiority will exhibit itself. We will not have great individuals or great leaders, but a great average bulk, unprecedentedly great.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I dote on myself, there is that lot of me and all so luscious.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I celebrate myself, and sing myself.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion and growth of every dialect, race, and range of time, and is both the free and compacted composition of all.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
O lands! O all so dear to me -- what you are, I become part of that, whatever it is.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Seeing, hearing, feeling, are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To me every hour of the light and dark is a miracle. Every cubic inch of space is a miracle.More Walt Whitman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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