Walt Whitman Quotes and its meanings

Walt Whitman has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Art Beauty Best Business Community Cool Death Freedom Friendship Funny Future God Good Great History Inspirational Learning Men Nature Poetry Politics Power Society Sports Sympathy Teacher Time Truth War Wisdom Women

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What does Walt Whitman write about?

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What are the top most famous quotes by Walt Whitman?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Walt Whitman.

  • The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
  • I say that democracy can never prove itself beyond cavil, until it founds and luxuriantly grows its own forms of art, poems, schools, theology, displacing all that exists, or that has been produced anywhere in the past, under opposite influences.
  • The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves.
  • I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
  • The genius of the United States is not best or most in its executives or legislatures, nor in its ambassadors or authors or colleges, or churches, or parlors, nor even in its newspapers or inventors, but always most in the common people.
  • Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
  • After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains.
  • Re-examine all you have been told in school or church or in any book and dismiss whatever insults your own soul.
  • Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes.
  • Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.