Robert Frost Farm Derry

Famous quotes containing the words robert frost, farm, robert and/or frost:

    He said the dead had souls, but when I asked him
    How could that be—I thought the dead were souls,
    He broke my trance. Don’t that make you suspicious
    That there’s something the dead are keeping back?
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    Ants are so much like human beings as to be an embarrassment. They farm fungi, raise aphids as livestock, launch armies into war, use chemical sprays to alarm and confuse enemies, capture slaves, engage in child labor, exchange information ceaselessly. They do everything but watch television.
    Lewis Thomas (b. 1913)

    In politics, victory is never total.
    Donald Freed, U.S. screenwriter, and Arnold M. Stone. Robert Altman. Richard Nixon (Philip Baker Hall)

    The author of these words,
    Whose lifelong unconcern
    Has been with flocks and herds
    For what they didn’t earn.
    —Robert Frost (1874–1963)