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Robert Frost – Home Burial

 

Robert Frost

Robert Frost

 

"Three foggy mornings and one rainy day Will rot the best birch fence a man can build."

Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Home Burial."

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Roger Caras

"There are only three sins – causing pain, causing fear, and causing anguish. The rest is window dressing."

Stephen Stills

Stephen Stills

Stephen Stills

 

"There are three things men can do with women: love them, suffer for them, or turn them into literature."

Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Russell

“To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.”

Dante Alighieri, Divine Comedy, The

Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri

 

"Avarice, envy, pride, Three fatal sparks, have set the hearts of all On Fire."

Gerald Early

Gerald Early

Gerald Early

 

"I think there are only three things America will be known for 2,000 years from now when they study this civilization: the Constitution, jazz music, and baseball."

Henry Watton

Henry Watton

Henry Watton

 

"In architecture as in all other operative arts, the end must direct the operation. The end is to build well. Well building has three conditions: Commodity, Firmness and Delight."

Robert Frost – life goes on

 

Robert Frost

Robert Frost

 

"In three words i can sum up everything i have learned about life".

 "life goes on".

Thomas de Mahy, marquis de Favras (1744-1790)

Thomas de Mahy

Thomas de Mahy
On his deathbed his last words were – "I see that you have made three spelling mistakes."
 

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