I celebrate myself, and sing myself.
We convince by our presence.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.
Not I, not any one else can travel that road for you,You must travel it for yourself. – Walt Whitman
Argue not concerning God,…re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul… – Walt Whitman
Every moment of light and dark is a miracle. – Walt Whitman
I like the scientific spirit—the holding off, the being sure but not too sure, the willingness to surrender ideas when the evidence is against them: this is ultimately fine—it always keeps the way beyond open—always gives life, thought, affection, the whole man, a chance to try over again after a mistake—after a wrong guess. – […]
Re-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul. – Walt whitman
I am larger, better than I thought; I did not know I held so much goodness.All seems beautiful to me.Whoever denies me, it shall not trouble me; Whoever accepts me, he or she shall be blessed, and shall bless me. – Walt Whitman
I celebrate myself, and sing myself. – Walt Whitman