Quotes by Robert Hayden
American poet, essayist, and educator
Alive from: 1913-1980
Category: Poets (Contemporary)
Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn.
Nothing is so envied as genius, nothing so hopeless of attainment by labor alone. Though labor always accompanies the greatest genius, without the intellectual gift labor alone will do little.
Religion and education are no match for evil without the grace of God.
The first proof of a person's incapacity to achieve, is their endeavoring to fix the stigma of failure on others.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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American Poet 88
American poet 86
American poet, essayist, and journalist 73
W. H. Auden
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American poet, travel author, and diplomat 68
American poet 60